Relentless Suspicion:
"Question the necessity of each instruction in a time-critical piece of code and each field in a space-critical data structure."

So many gems in this article

@ckipp this is also good for housekeeping

Early Binding:
"Move work forward in time. Specifically, do work now just once in hope of avoiding doing it many times later."

"Dense storage representations can decrease storage costs by increasing the time required to store and retrieve data. (Decreasing data space may increase code space.)"

"Storing data items that are never simultaneously active in the same memory space reduces data space. [...]"

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