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Curiosity killed the cat & complexity killed the project !!
The importance of simplicity in application development is paramount. Complexity is the number-one killer of projects today, and it comes into an application in many ways, including through excitement over new features, overly clever developers, and unfamiliarity with the Ruby on Rails framework.