Van Roy’s First Law

If you can distinguish good advice and bad advice, then you don’t need advice.
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Sten’s Axiom

No problem is so formidable that you can’t just walk away from it.
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Harper’s Homile

The nice things about egotists is that they don’t talk about other people.
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Von Braun’s Advice

I have learned to use the word “impossible” with the greatest caution.

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Bacon’s Maxim

Truth come out of error more easily than out of confusion.
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Guitry’s Law

You can pretend to be serious; you can’t pretend to be witty.
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Levy’s First Law

No amount of genius can overcome a preoccupation with detail.

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Democritus’s Rule

Nothing exists except atoms and empty space. Everything else is opinion.

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Clarke’s First Law

When distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states something is impossible, he is very probably wrong.

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