- A conclusion is the place where you get tired of thinking.
- A failure will not appear until a unit has passed final inspection.
- Don’t force it, get a bigger hammer.
- Enough research will tend to support your conclusions.
- Every clarification breeds new questions.
- Every solution breeds new problems.
- Friends come and go but enemies accumulate.
- If you improve or tinker with something long enough, eventually it will break or malfunction.
- If your project doesn’t work, look for the part that you didn’t think was important.
- The Ninety-Ninety Rule of Project Schedules – the first ninety percent of the task takes ninety percent of the time, and the last ten percent takes the other ninety percent.
- The compromise will always be more expensive than either of the suggestions it is compromising.
“Friends come and go but enemies accumulate.”