A Note from Prof. Knuth

, Sep 17, 2005

The man has no time for things like this:

To change all these pages will cost me a week’s time. I don’t want to delay The Art of Computer Programming by an unnecessary week; I’ve been working on it for 43 years and I have 20 more years of work to do, and who knows what illnesses and other tragedies are in store.

[via Jan Algermissen]