I discovered a very interesting page via stumble upon that mentions some interesting proverbs and sayings with regards to the Software Engineering area.
Some of the very interesting of them are copied here …
A clever person solves a problem.
A wise person avoids it.
Wexelblat’s Scheduling Algorithm:
To go faster, slow down. Everybody who knows about orbital mechanics understands that.
— Scott Cherf
For more of such interesting things .. you can find them here.