“Learning programming is much harder than learning any particular programming language. “

“Learning programming is much harder than learning any particular programming language. “

 

This statement applies only to ephemeral technologies, which you should only learn as needed anyway. That said, you’re going to learn a lot of them over your career.

Fundamental programming principles and techniques are eternal.

Source:
http://softwareengineering.stackexchange.com/questions/55373/half-of-everything-you-know-will-be-obsolete-in-18-24-months-true-or-fals/55377#55377