FRANCIS BACON

 
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils, for time is the greatest innovator.
- Francis Bacon, After the Gold Rush : Creating a True Profession of Software Engineering (Best Practices) by Steve C McConnell , ISBN: 0735608776 , Page: 3, Chapter 1
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits but not when it misses.
- Francis Bacon, After the Gold Rush : Creating a True Profession of Software Engineering (Best Practices) by Steve C McConnell , ISBN: 0735608776 , Page: 47
Truth will come sooner out of error than from confusion.
- Francis Bacon, After the Gold Rush : Creating a True Profession of Software Engineering (Best Practices) by Steve C McConnell , ISBN: 0735608776 , Page: 79