“Simplicity, in coding or writing, is like a chef’s fine reduction sauce. You start with a lot of wine, stock, and spices, and youcarefully boil it down to a super-concentrated essence. That’s what good code should taste like—not a large watery mess but a rich, fine sauce.”
OK, so I’m a food nut and this hit my stomach, but it also hit home in the head. Sensible thoughts out of a great book. I’ll post up a review on it when I’m finished.