[Owasp-leaders] Knuth / Quote / Thought

Martin Knobloch martin.knobloch at owasp.org
Mon Nov 7 04:02:24 EST 2011


Dennis,

I do not really get what you meant to say with your email.
Could you be so kind and explain it to me!

Cheers,
-Martin

On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 10:28 PM, Dennis Groves <dennis.groves at owasp.org>wrote:

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>   [image: Professor Donald E. Knuth]
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> Photo by Timothy Archibald
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> "I have always liked the concept of universities as they were in Ancient
> Greece, where folks who had something cool to say would just come and say
> it. It wasn't about recognition; the impetus was the thought that you were
> resonating with ideas."  –Professor Knuth
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> When I think about OWASP, it is the social aspect that fascinates me the
> most. I often think of our meritocracy as something very innovative. But
> perhaps what we have rediscovered is the concept of a University as
> imagined by the Ancient Greeks.
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