I just had this idea to illustrate popular computer quotes for Browserling's nerd comic. I asked my illustrator to do it and here's what we made.

There are two major products that came out of Berkeley: LSD and UNIX.
We do not believe this to be a coincidence.

Quote by Jeremy S. Anderson and Steve Aukstakalnis.

BSD Daemon used with permission. (www.mckusick.com/copyright.html)

Always code as if the guy who ends up maintaining your code
will be a violent psychopath who knows where you live.

Quote by John F. Woods.

Computer science is no more about computers than
astronomy is about telescopes.

Quote by Edsger W. Dijkstra.

Lisp isn't a language, it's a building material.

Quote by Alan Kay.

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.

Quote by Pablo Picasso.

Bonus quotes:

Give me the command line and I shall move the world.

Quote by modern day Archimedes.

The three great virtues of a programmer are
laziness, impatience, and hubris.

Quote by Larry Wall.

See you next time!


November 13, 2017, 22:33


Simon Permalink
November 14, 2017, 03:00

I've just proposed adding the Woods quote - accompanied by your illustration - to our corporate coding standards. :)

David Shaw Permalink
November 20, 2017, 19:50

Great comics. Your art has improved a lot!

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