Pithy Advice for programmers
Of course, the original "Pithias" were stoned out of their minds on the methane gas that seeped up out of the caves at Delphi ...
There is no "they"
If you don't do it, it won't get done. (See this.)
There is no "later"
Schedules get tighter as time goes by.
It's kind of like entropy, but not nearly as much fun to watch.
All luck is bad!
Good luck gives you the false impression that you were doing something right.