The Zen of Python Poster

I really like 'The Zen of Python' written by Tim Peters, an easter egg inside the official Python interpreter. Every Pythonista and anybody who is learning Python should read this and take note. I wanted a poster of it for the office, but… after finding nothing out there I made my own.

Both versions are licenced under a Creative Commons licence – which is the reason behind the copyleft symbol, you can find it here. This just means you're free to print it, but you'll need my permission to change it or use it for commercial purposes. Printing on A2 or A3 looks the best, enjoy!

Click here to see a picture of it printed and framed on A2 paper.

Beautiful is better than ugly.
Explicit is better than implicit.
Simple is better than complex.
Complex is better than complicated.
Flat is better than nested.
Sparse is better than dense.
Readability counts.
Special cases aren't special enough to break the rules.
Although practicality beats purity.
Errors should never pass silently.
Unless explicitly silenced.
In the face of ambiguity, refuse the temptation to guess.
There should be one-- and preferably only one --obvious way to do it.
Although that way may not be obvious at first unless you're Dutch.
Now is better than never.
Although never is often better than *right* now.
If the implementation is hard to explain, it's a bad idea.
If the implementation is easy to explain, it may be a good idea.
Namespaces are one honking great idea -- let's do more of those!

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