Philip Newton (pne) wrote,
Philip Newton

Appropriate quote

Seeing my co-worker struggle with a regular expression reminded me of this quote by jwz:

Some people, when confronted with a problem, think "I know, I'll use regular expressions." Now they have two problems.

—Jamie W. Zawinski on comp.emacs.xemacs, 12 Aug 1997.

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