"Don't fix if it ain't broken" - this is used far too often.
the bridge has to collapse for them to decide its time to replace those rusted bolts.
BWAAAAA-HAAAAA-HAAAAA!!!! It DOES save on demolition costs! 😀 😀 😀
I'm right there with you. Let's add a couple of others...
"We've never done it that way".
'We've always done it that way".
And my favorites...
"You have to pick your battles".
"We have bigger fish to fry".
Rule #1 for "Peter's Laws", which is "The Creed of the Sociopathic Obsessive Compulsive" is...
"1. If anything can go wrong, FIX IT (and to hell with Murphy!)"
Part of the reason the last two are my favorites is because if they spent more time building stuff right the first time, there would be no need to "fix it" and, so, no need to "pick your battles" or open a seafood restaurant.
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First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
________Stop thinking about what you want to do to a ROW... think, instead, of what you want to do to a COLUMN.
"Change is inevitable... change for the better is not".
"Dear Lord... I'm a DBA so please give me patience because, if you give me strength, I'm going to need bail money too!"
How to post code problems
How to Post Performance Problems
Create a Tally Function (fnTally)