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Re: Who said that?
I've not seen it in terms of programming, but the original is
attributed to Confucius. This is the form I most often see:
I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand.
I couldn't find an actual source, so it may be apocryphal.
On Friday, July 18, 2003, at 01:25 AM, Aaron Leung wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> there's a quote whose source and exact wording I can't recall. The
> sentiment goes something like: "When you read about it, [blank]; when
> you can teach it, [another blank]; when you can program it, you
> understand." Does anyone know what this quote is?