John Lam When less is more calls out the power of abstraction and the role of Domain Specific Languages (DSL). A powerful brew indeed.
It reminds me of a favorite phrase "Keep abstracting until you don't have to write any code". Most will never reach the end state, but the journey is one worth taking.
He references Paul Graham's Beating the Averages article on hyperproductive programming being the intersection between enabling technology and strong minds.