Quotes in Project management
Walking on water and developing software from a specification are easy if both are frozen.
How does a project get to be a year behind schedule? One day at a time.
It is better to pick the wrong priority than none at all.
The things that are urgent are seldom important and the things that are important are seldom urgent.
A woodsman was once asked, “What would you do if you had just five minutes to chop down a tree?” He answered, “I would spend the first two and a half minutes sharpening my axe.”
There is no greater mistake than to try to leap an abyss in two jumps.
Premature optimization is the root of all evil (or at least most of it) in programming.