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Classes and methods are abstractions. They hide code. It's like putting your dishes in the cupboard instead of leaving on them a mess on the counter. There is a small initial payment to know where they are located, but then for the rest of time you benefit from the mental space by having them out of mind until you need them.

With modern IDEs, going to class/method definitions is a breeze. In my experience people who write big walls of code are often those who don't know how to leverage modern IDEs.




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