Kent Beck Quotes

Kent Beck Quotes: Code wants to be simple... I had to give up the idea that I had the perfect vision of the system to which the system had to conform. Instead, I had to accept that I was only the vehicle for the system expressing its own desire for simplicity. My vision could shape initial direction, and my attention to the desires of the code could affect how quickly and how well the system found its desired shape, but the system is riding me much more than I am riding the system.
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Kent Beck Quote: Responsible Development shares many practices with XP but the roots are different. Responsible Development's values are honesty, transparency, accountability and responsibility. These lead me to pairing, test-first, incremental design, continuous integration and so on because they support the values.
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Quotes about Kent Beck: The business changes. The technology changes. The team changes. The team members change. The problem isn't change, per se, because change is going to happen; the problem, rather, is the inability to cope with change when it comes.
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Quote about Kent Beck: If you're having trouble succeeding, fail.
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Kent Beck Sayings: A plan is an example of what could happen, not a prediction of what will happen.
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Kent Beck Saying: Of the four project development variables - scope, cost, time and quality - quality isn't really a free variable. The only possible values are
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