Your Problems Are New? Think Again!

12. February, 2009

Most problems that we are contemplating today are the same as 2’000 years ago. Here is a guy who posts one or two of Seneca’s thought every week: Letters from a Stoic


On Blindly Following Advice

12. February, 2009

In his post “Thoughts on Developer Testing“,

“Unfortunately, you can’t write better software by blindly following dogma of ‘industry experts’.”

Just as “an eye for an eye” leaves everyone blind, staggering around in a changing environment with your eyes closed shut will not help you getting closer to any goal you might strive for.

A mind is like a parachute: It’s only working when it’s open.