艾伦·凯

    艾伦·柯蒂斯凯是一位美国计算机科学家。他被选为美国艺术科学院院士、国家工程院院士和皇家艺术学会院士。他最出名的是他在面向对象编程和窗口图形用户界面设计方面的开创性工作。

艾伦·凯(Alan Kay)名言

In the old days, you would chastise people for reinventing the wheel. Now we beg, 'Oh, please, please reinvent the wheel.'

在过去,你会责怪人们重新发明轮子。现在我们求你,‘噢,求你了,请重新发明轮子。’

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Most software today is very much like an Egyptian pyramid with millions of bricks piled on top of each other, with no structural integrity, but just done by brute force and thousands of slaves.

今天的大多数软件非常像埃及金字塔,上百万块砖头相互叠在一起,没有结构完整性,只是用暴力和成千上万的奴隶完成的。

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Context is worth 80 IQ points.

语境值80分智商。

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Perspective is worth 80 IQ points.

观点价值80个智商点。

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Technology is anything that wasn't around when you were born.

科技是你出生时不存在的东西。

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If you don't fail at least 90 percent of the time, you're not aiming high enough.

如果你90%的时间都没有失败,那你的目标就不够高。

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Computer science inverts the normal. In normal science, you're given a world, and your job is to find out the rules. In computer science, you give the computer the rules, and it creates the world.

计算机科学颠覆了常态。在普通科学中,你被赋予了一个世界,你的工作就是找出规律。在计算机科学中,你给了计算机规则,它创造了世界。

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The best way to predict the future is to invent it.

预测未来的最好方法就是发明它。

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