KENT BECK

 
Make it work, make it right, make it fast.
- Kent Beck
Planning is also design.
- Kent Beck - "Programming as a garden: Permaprogramming" (talk)
Planning is alWork when you’re fresh; stop when you’re tired.
- Kent Beck - "Programming as a garden: Permaprogramming" (talk
Optimism is an occupational hazard of programming: feedback is the treament.
- Kent Beck
..the problem [with software projects] isn't change, per se, because change is going to happen; the problem, rather, is the inability to cope with change when it comes.
- Kent Beck - in "Extreme Programming Explained"