The purpose of abstraction.

antonrich profile image Anton ・1 min read

The purpose of abstraction is not to be vague, but to create a new semantic level in which one can be absolutely precise.

  • Edsger W. Dijkstra

A reminder to my future self: If you always use jargon, always be willing to explain what it means.


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John 'BBQ' Wollner

I can always count on you Anton to pull a digital rabbit out of your mental hat! Such a great quote!