to keep in mind
even working with xmerge
code that humans can understand
Even working with Xmerge, I feel this quote has some basis.
You can’t always avoid complexity but if you hold something like this as a value in your work, many small aspects of your coding seamlessly come through to make it easier to read, follow, maintain, update and work with.
We’re an industry where the end client can often end up maintaining or update the code we create, it may be the case that this quote is more relevant than ever.