My advice to young people – Donald Knuth [video]

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Donald Knuth (b. 1938), American computing pioneer, is known for his greatly influential multi-volume work, ‘The Art of Computer Programming’, his novel ‘Surreal Numbers’, his invention of TeX and METAFONT electronic publishing tools and his quirky sense of humour.

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Aaron Seigo says:

Knuth .. still doing research .. still passionate .. still humble .. I love
his Christmas Tree lectures (which is what brought me to this video,
actually) .. watch, listen, think, learn .. so much practical wisdom in
less than 5 minutes.

Richard Gaskin says:

Knuth .. still doing research .. still passionate .. still humble .. I love
his Christmas Tree lectures (which is what brought me to this video,
actually) .. watch, listen, think, learn .. so much practical wisdom in
less than 5 minutes.

Muhammad Najmi Ahmad Zabidi says:
Blog do Sergio Prado says:

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Karim Nosseir says:

Interesting!

Ahmed SaadAliden says:

Interesting!

Henri de Feraudy says:

His advice is a 100% relevant to my current projects.

bruno knuth says:

muito bom .

Linda Tandaria says:

Knuth .. still doing research .. still passionate .. still humble .. I love
his Christmas Tree lectures (which is what brought me to this video,
actually) .. watch, listen, think, learn .. so much practical wisdom in
less than 5 minutes.

Ozymandias says:

This is enough to inspire someone to do great work. The GOD has spoken his
secrets.

Krishna Prasad says:
Thebarbiturat says:
TheShellWave says:

It is so true.

Suzanne Baudelaire says:
anticeon says:

how can a geek live so long? please tell me Master.

Cleber Jorge Dos Santos says:
iNuchalHead says:

I wonder how many people hear the phrase “liberal education” and say “Not
me. Never! I’m a conservative!”

Andrey Gogolev says:

An advice from Don Knuth: be careful joining trendy areas of research (via
Arseny)

Amrendra Pandey says:

Donald Knuth : Writer of The Art of Computer Programming

Shu-Kai Hsieh says:

in the long run …

Warework says:

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puneeth shivalingaiah says:
pacrat90 says:

This man is one of the greatest.

Homer Slated says:

*This is why Donald Knuth is my homeboy*

“Don’t just believe that because something is trendy, that it’s good.”

Abhishek Bind says:

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