Winston Churchill and the Quality Gates

It’s been since a while when I last wrote a post so I decided to share a pearl.

Yesterday evening I’ve been again listening to a Ted talk about Walkable cities. Jeff Speck quoted a famous sentence from Winston Churchill which I’ve immediately adopted to developers:

Developers can be counted on writing clean code after exhausting all the alternatives…

This is a good reason for introducing certain quality gates in your build process :)

The original quote can be tracked back here.

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About Tamas Nemeth

Husband and proud father of two daughters in Nürnberg. I'm working as a Senior Software Developer and an enthusiastic Clean-Coder. I spend most of my free time with my family (playing, hiking, etc...). I also play table-tennis and badminton sometimes...
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