Edsger Dijkstra Rank
Edsger Dijkstra Rank
Famous quotes by Edsger Dijkstra
Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.Edsger Dijkstra
Elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a factor that decides between success and failure.Edsger Dijkstra
It is practically impossible to teach good programming to students that have had a prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.Edsger Dijkstra
Perfecting oneself is as much unlearning as it is learning.Edsger Dijkstra
The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.Edsger Dijkstra
Why has elegance found so little following? That is the reality of it. Elegance has the disadvantage, if that's what it is, that hard work is needed to achieve it and a good education to appreciate it.Edsger Dijkstra
Edsger Dijkstra's Popularity
Edsger Dijkstra was a famous Dutch computer scientist, who was born on May 11, 1930. As a person born on this date, Edsger Dijkstra is listed in our database as the 71st most popular celebrity for the day (May 11) and the 113th most popular for the year (1930).
People born on May 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Edsger Dijkstra is the 2459th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Edsger Dijkstra's birthday, Edsger Dijkstra is the 163rd most famous Dutch.
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