Reinvention

Poetry HackLab by pallotron, on Flickr Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic License by  pallotron

"Those who don't understand [Tango] are condemned to reinvent it, poorly." > > – Henry Spencer (about Unix) > >

I believe Miguel Angel Zotto to have said something along the same lines, that if you do not understand tango, how can you possibly improve it? I can’t seem to find the reference, though.