My Favorite Quotes
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 Fritz Zwicky - “Every evening, I come home tired and have just enough energy to fill out the endless tax forms, to pay bills, not to let my house neglected and to hear the radio concert for an hour.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “The idea that one might derive satisfaction from his or her successful work, because that work is ingenious, beautiful, or just pleasing, has become ridiculed.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Software development is technical activity conducted by human beings.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Programming is usually taught by examples.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Program construction consists of a sequence of refinement steps.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Our ultimate goal is extensible programming (EP). By this, we mean the construction of hierarchies of modules, each module adding new functionality to the system.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Nevertheless, I consider OOP as an aspect of programming in the large that is, as an aspect that logically follows programming in the small and requires sound knowledge of procedural programming.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “My duty as a teacher is to train, educate future programmers.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “It is evidently necessary to generate and test candidates for solutions in some systematic manner.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “In the practical world of computing, it is rather uncommon that a program, once it performs correctly and satisfactorily, remains unchanged forever.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “I have never designed a language for its own sake.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “During the process of stepwise refinement, a notation which is natural to the problem in hand should be used as long as possible.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “Clearly, programming courses should teach methods of design and construction, and the selected examples should be such that a gradual development can be nicely demonstrated.”  
 Niklaus Wirth - “But active programming consists of the design of new programs, rather than contemplation of old programs.”  
 Mark Poster - “Film, therefore, is part of society, not distant from it, easy to experience for people regardless of class.”  
 Paracelsus - “What the eyes perceive in herbs or stones or trees is not yet a remedy the eyes see only the dross.”  
 Paracelsus - “This process is alchemy its founder is the smith Vulcan.”  
 Paracelsus - “Then their imagination could work wonders upon wonders and invoke the shades of the philosophers, who would instruct them in their art.”  
 Paracelsus - “Then God sends us such a messenger who appears to us in spirit, warns us, consoles us, teaches us, and brings us His good tidings.”  
 Paracelsus - “The physician must give heed to the region in which the patient lives, that is to say, to its type and peculiarities.”  
 Paracelsus - “The interpretation of dreams is a great art.”  
 Paracelsus - “The dreams which reveal the supernatural are promises and messages that God sends us directly they are nothing but His angels, His ministering spirits , who usually appear to us when we are in a great predicament.”  
 Paracelsus - “Often the remedy is deemed the highest good because it helps so many.”  
 Paracelsus - “However, anyone to whom this happens should not leave his room upon awakening, should speak to no-one, but remain alone and sober until everything comes back to him, and he recalls the dream.”  

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