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TOP 20 QUOTESrelated to agile software development
to celebrate 1000th quote milestone
for AgileQuote
Agile Quote provides you with inspirational quotes
on Agile software development delivered to you
daily.
Quotes are from o...
October 30, 2013
1st quote posted!
July 28, 2016
1000th quote posted!
To celebrate 1000th quote milestone,
we gathered top 20 most popular quotes
to share here.
Full disclaimer: a choice made ...
“A group full of T-shaped people is
more flexible about the kind of work
they can take on than a group made
up of specialis...
“In any given moment we have two
options: to step forward into growth
or to step back into safety.
-Abraham Maslow
“ScrumMasters, please don’t touch the
task board. It (and the items on it) do
not belong to you.
-Michele Sliger
“… the Agile movement in software is
part of a larger movement towards
more humane and dynamic
workplaces in the 21st cent...
“Big egos have little ears.
-Robert Schuller
“I remind myself every morning:
Nothing I say this day will teach me
anything. So if I'm going to learn, I
must do it by l...
“Listen, really listen to people who
disagree with you in order to fight
confirmation bias.
-Linda Rising
“Alignment enables
Autonomy
-Henrik Kniberg
“it's not a testing problem, it's a design
problem manifesting as a testing
problem. usually.
-Kent Beck
“If you adopt only one #agile practice,
let it be retrospectives. Everything
else will follow.
-Woody Zuill
“Rather than say “requirements”, say
“deciding what to build.” The verb
phrase works, the noun phrase
doesn’t.
-Alistair C...
“Education is the most powerful
weapon which you can use
to change the world.
-Nelson Mandela
“My advice is to stop emphasizing the
process frameworks and start
focusing on the company culture
and mindsets.
-Selena D...
“Every retrospective
should be unique.
-Esther Derby
“Failure really just means that your
system is trying to tell you something
– so you’d better listen.
-Henrik Kniberg
“When the manager plays the role of
ScrumMaster, it’s highly unlikely the
Team will ever begin to self-organize.
-Pete Dee...
“If the code isn’t clear, it’s an odor that
needs to be removed by refactoring,
not by deodorizing the code with
a comment...
“Trying to speed project schedule by
reducing testing is like trying to lose
weight by donating blood.
-Klaus Leopold
“Software development is not
a rational process. It's a process
made by people with feelings with
bodies and with thinking...
“TDD creates consumption awareness:
when you create a unit test, you are
creating the first consumer of the
code under deve...
THANK YOU!
for being with us
AgileQuote.info @AgileQuote agilequote
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Top-20 Agile Quotes

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Agile Quote provides you with inspirational quotes on Agile software development delivered to you daily.
Quotes are from on-the-ground practitioners and speakers of the Agile community and contain links to resource and how-to-find more information.
Some quotes are not directly connected to agile software development, but somehow related ;-)

To celebrate 1000th quote milestone, we gathered top 20 most popular quotes to share here.

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Top-20 Agile Quotes

  1. 1. TOP 20 QUOTESrelated to agile software development to celebrate 1000th quote milestone for AgileQuote
  2. 2. Agile Quote provides you with inspirational quotes on Agile software development delivered to you daily. Quotes are from on-the-ground practitioners and speakers of the Agile community and contain links to resource and how-to-find more information. Some quotes are not directly connected to agile software development, but somehow related ;-)
  3. 3. October 30, 2013 1st quote posted! July 28, 2016 1000th quote posted!
  4. 4. To celebrate 1000th quote milestone, we gathered top 20 most popular quotes to share here. Full disclaimer: a choice made by our audience, we just sorted by popularity, no editorial filtering.
  5. 5. “A group full of T-shaped people is more flexible about the kind of work they can take on than a group made up of specialists. -Esther Derby
  6. 6. “In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth or to step back into safety. -Abraham Maslow
  7. 7. “ScrumMasters, please don’t touch the task board. It (and the items on it) do not belong to you. -Michele Sliger
  8. 8. “… the Agile movement in software is part of a larger movement towards more humane and dynamic workplaces in the 21st century. -Rowan Bunning
  9. 9. “Big egos have little ears. -Robert Schuller
  10. 10. “I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening. -Larry King
  11. 11. “Listen, really listen to people who disagree with you in order to fight confirmation bias. -Linda Rising
  12. 12. “Alignment enables Autonomy -Henrik Kniberg
  13. 13. “it's not a testing problem, it's a design problem manifesting as a testing problem. usually. -Kent Beck
  14. 14. “If you adopt only one #agile practice, let it be retrospectives. Everything else will follow. -Woody Zuill
  15. 15. “Rather than say “requirements”, say “deciding what to build.” The verb phrase works, the noun phrase doesn’t. -Alistair Cockburn
  16. 16. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. -Nelson Mandela
  17. 17. “My advice is to stop emphasizing the process frameworks and start focusing on the company culture and mindsets. -Selena Delesie
  18. 18. “Every retrospective should be unique. -Esther Derby
  19. 19. “Failure really just means that your system is trying to tell you something – so you’d better listen. -Henrik Kniberg
  20. 20. “When the manager plays the role of ScrumMaster, it’s highly unlikely the Team will ever begin to self-organize. -Pete Deemer
  21. 21. “If the code isn’t clear, it’s an odor that needs to be removed by refactoring, not by deodorizing the code with a comment. -Joshua Kerievsky
  22. 22. “Trying to speed project schedule by reducing testing is like trying to lose weight by donating blood. -Klaus Leopold
  23. 23. “Software development is not a rational process. It's a process made by people with feelings with bodies and with thinking. And by putting all those together I can be a more effective software developer. -Kent Beck
  24. 24. “TDD creates consumption awareness: when you create a unit test, you are creating the first consumer of the code under development. -Neal Ford
  25. 25. THANK YOU! for being with us AgileQuote.info @AgileQuote agilequote

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