Donald Knuth Quote

Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs: Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do.


p. 1 - Literate Programming (1984)

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Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs: Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, ...

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Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs: Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, ...

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Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs: Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, ...

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Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs: Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, ...