Are You a Rule Breaker?

Eloquent Ruby ends with a plea not to take all of the rules too seriously. I’ve always thought that the best best practice is to think for yourself.

So when should we break the Ruby rules? Leave a comment and let me know what you think.

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One Response to Are You a Rule Breaker?

  1. mark says:

    The most important rule is to notice patterns, that work, and intensify using these.

    Ruby code should be terse, simple and elegant, but it also tries to teach people to find good and better solutions when possible. AND when they are simpler, too.