— Norm Schryer
More Programming Pearls: Confessions of a Coder, Column 6: Bumper-Sticker Computer Science. http://www.softwarequotes.com/ShowQuotes.asp?ID=660&Name=Schryer%20,_Norm&Type=Q
— Helen Thomas American author and journalist 1920 - 2013
— Erle Stanley Gardner Lawyer, novelist, travel writer 1889 - 1970
„Can you look without the voice in your head commenting, drawing conclusions, comparing, or trying to figure something out?“
— Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose
— James Shirley English writer 1596 - 1666
— Abraham Lincoln 16th President of the United States 1809 - 1865
— Martha Beall Mitchell Wife of American politician 1918 - 1976
Quoted by Nigel Rees in his book Why Do We Say ...? (1987), . See Wikipedia on no comment.
„Kant's position is extremely subtle — so subtle, indeed, that no commentator seems to agree with any other as to what it is.“
— Roger Scruton English philosopher 1944
"Some More -isms" (p. 25)
— John Keats English Romantic poet 1795 - 1821
Letter to George Keats (1818)
„Anonymity relieves refactoring friction. Have learned that people want to sign things. But try to write in a way where you don’t have to know who said it.“
— Ward Cunningham American computer programmer who developed the first wiki 1949
Context: Anonymity relieves refactoring friction. Have learned that people want to sign things. But try to write in a way where you don’t have to know who said it. But when someone who is not in a giving mood uses anonymity (spammers), that abuse can drive us away from anonymity. But I hope we can drive the ill-intended out without having to give up the openness.
„Scientists are not known for the graces of courtesy and tact when commenting on the work of others.“
— Scott L. Montgomery American geologist and writer
The Chicago Guide to Communicating Science, second edition, University of Chicago press, 2017, page 83 .