Inspired By: Grace Hopper
A ship in port is safe, but that is not what ships are for. Sail out to sea and do new things.
Humans are allergic to change. They love to say, ‘We’ve always done it this way.’ I try to fight that. That’s why I have a clock on my wall that runs counter-clockwise.
We’re flooding people with information. We need to feed it through a processor. A human must turn information into intelligence or knowledge. We’ve tended to forget that no computer will ever ask a new question.
Rear Admiral Dr. Grace Hopper (a.k.a. “The Queen of Code”) was an American computer scientist who helped develop a common language for computers called COBOL – still being used today. She also coined the terms “computer bug” and “debugging.”