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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • The quote you’re looking for is in the introduction to SICP.

    • Thank you. That's not where I saw it, because I haven't yet read SICP [mit.edu], but its orgination there is yet another reason to put that book on my increasingly large "must read" list.
      • Maybe you have seen the quote here at use.perl. In the quotes file you find:
        Programs must be written for people to read, and only incidentally for
        machines to execute.
                    --Abelson and Sussman