[Pharo-project] The Cult of Done Manifesto

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Wed May 18 20:04:18 CEST 2011


excellent.
So I guess that we can interpret it as a call to the community to get even more in doing mode :)
I love that message. 
Get expert by doing :)
Stef

On May 18, 2011, at 1:17 PM, Marcus Denker wrote:

> The Cult of Done Manifesto
> 
> - There are three states of being. Not knowing, action and completion.
> 
> - Accept that everything is a draft. It helps to get it done.
> 
> - There is no editing stage.
> 
> - Pretending you know what you're doing is almost the same as knowing what you are doing, 
>   so just accept that you know what you're doing even if you don't and do it.
> 
> - Banish procrastination. If you wait more than a week to get an idea done, abandon it.
> 
> - The point of being done is not to finish but to get other things done.
> 
> - Once you're done you can throw it away.
> 
> - Laugh at perfection. It's boring and keeps you from being done.
> 
> - People without dirty hands are wrong. Doing something makes you right.
> 
> - Failure counts as done. So do mistakes.
> 
> - Destruction is a variant of done.
> 
> - If you have an idea and publish it on the internet, that counts as a ghost of done.
> 
> - Done is the engine of more.
> 
> 	http://www.brepettis.com/blog/2009/3/3/the-cult-of-done-manifesto.html?v=1
> 
> --
> Marcus Denker  -- http://www.marcusdenker.de
> INRIA Lille -- Nord Europe. Team RMoD.
> 
> 




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