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Epigrams Quotations

Epigram 123 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams parametrize auras.

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Epigram 124 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams are macros, since they are executed at read time.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982

Epigram 128 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams are more like vitamins than protein.

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Epigram 130 (on Epigrams):

The last epigram? Neither eat nor drink them, snuff epigrams.

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Epigram 121 (on Epigrams):

In seeking the unattainable, simplicity only gets in the way.

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Epigram 126 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams retrieve deep semantics from a data base that is all procedure.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982

Epigram 122 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams are interfaces across which appreciation and insight flow.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982

Epigram 125 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams crystallize incongruities.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982

Epigram 127 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams scorn detail and make a point: They are a superb high-level documentation.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982

Epigram 129 (on Epigrams):

Epigrams have extremely low entropy.

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Epigrams on Programming, Sept., 1982