[FoRK] Advice From An Old Programmer
Gregory Alan Bolcer
greg at bolcer.org
Tue Jun 21 16:20:11 PDT 2011
On 6/21/2011 2:41 PM, Stephen Williams wrote:
> Nice. And it has a dual meaning. "code never lies / lays" Code walks the
> walk. "Talk says, code does." (Oh the tortured language.)
My favorite quote from Boondock Saints:
EXT. BOYLESTON STREET, BOSTON -- MORNING
The boulevard is empty, eerie silence. No cars, no people. A man
walks down the middle of the street, long trench, dark shades.
Though he does not speak, we hear...
There's two kinds of people in this
world when you boil it all down. You
got your talkers and you got your
We recognize this man as ROCCO. He crosses Copley Square toward the
looming dome of the Trinity Church.
Most people are just talkers. All they
got is talk. But when all's said and
done, it is the doers who change the
world. And when they do that, they
change us. That's why we never forget
them...So, which one are you? Do you
just talk about it? Or do you stand up
and do something about it? Because
believe you me all the rest of it is
just coffee house bullshit.
FADE TO BLACK...
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