ADMIRAL GRACE HOPPER – A Genius, A Hero, A Shipmate

It’s Easier To Ask Forgiveness Than It Is To Get Permission
and other interesting wit and wisdom attributed to the Admiral

 

 
 

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About Kurt Brindley

He is tall but he hopes to accomplish more in life than just that...
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12 Responses to ADMIRAL GRACE HOPPER – A Genius, A Hero, A Shipmate

  1. janjoy52 says:

    Thanks for sharing that gem!

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  2. Very lovely. She spoke at my university graduation ceremony … a true delight! Love that quote, too … words to live by. :) Thanks for this reminder!

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  3. tchistorygal says:

    What a great story. I hate the phrase because my husband used it early on in our marriage to justify doing some things he knew I wouldn’t agree to him doing. How many times do we all do this, though! If he only knew it originated from a woman. :) Love it!

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  4. andysmerdon says:

    Pleased to meet you Ma’am. Thanks for the intro Kurt.

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  5. Alli Farkas says:

    Hopper was always one of my favorite pioneering people–even better is that she was a “she”.

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