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    "Politics is the art of the possible"

    Bob Balaban  May 20 2007 02:35:15 PM
    --Otto von Bismarck, 1867

    So is software product development
        -- Bob Balaban, 2007
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    1L.Sotirov  5/21/2007 5:40:09 PM   Politics is the art of the possible

    In practice? :-)

    2Thomas Schulte  5/22/2007 2:19:39 AM   Politics is the art of the possible

    When i was young, i believed that a politican must be intelligent. Now i know that intelligence at any rate at least wont hurt.

    Carlo Schmid

    :-)

    3Thomas Schulte  5/22/2007 2:24:49 AM   Politics is the art of the possible

    And here is another one from Vaclav Havel ....

    From my experience the only thing i can say is: Politics is not the art of the possible, but of the impossible.

    That for me is what describes software product development best.

    4Nathan T. Freeman  5/22/2007 7:34:31 AM   Politics is the art of the possible

    "Anything is POSSIBLE. It's all just ones and zeros. The question is always, is it WORTH IT?"

    -- Ray Ozzie, 1996 (right around R4)

    5Bob Balaban  5/22/2007 10:28:57 AM   Politics is the art of the possible

    @4 - Ray Who?

    6Nathan T. Freeman  5/22/2007 4:06:11 PM   Politics is the art of the possible

    @5 - LMAO. Yes yes... he may be the pariah now... but in 1996... well, you remember him in '96 just as well as I do.

    7John  5/23/2007 2:57:50 PM   Politics is the art of the possible

    Politics is the art of the Impossible