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Re^4: The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall

by Erez (Priest)
on Jul 19, 2016 at 11:00 UTC ( [id://1168042] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall
in thread The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall

I kinda like this quote, from a question, rather than from LW:

"[learning Perl 6] involves learning a new language I thought I knew well.

Principle of Least Astonishment: Any language that doesn’t occasionally surprise the novice will pay for it by continually surprising the expert

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