#WiseWednesday: Grace Hopper

“If it’s a good idea, go ahead and do it. It’s much easier to apologize than it is to get permission.” by Grace Hopper.

LMGTFY: Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (1906 – 1992), American computer scientist and US Navy admiral. She was a pioneer of computer programming. Popularized the idea of machine-independent programming languages, which led to the development of COBOL, an early high-level programming language still in use today.