Larry Wall - The Ada Programming Language - Fortune

Larry Wall - The Ada Programming Language

Once I got into industry, I wrote a compiler in Pascal for a discrete event simulator, and slavered over the forthcoming Ada specs. As a linguist, I don't think of Ada as a big language. Now, English and Japanese, those are big languages. Ada is just a medium-sized language.

Author Larry Wall
Work "Programming is Hard, Let's Go Scripting"