Linus Torvalds Quotes


14 Linus Torvalds quotes:



"Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done"
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"Microsoft isn't evil, they just make really crappy operating systems."
"The Linux philosophy is 'Laugh in the face of danger'. Oops. Wrong One. 'Do it yourself'. Yes, that's it."
"Software patents are a huge potential threat to the ability of people to work together on open source. Making it easier for companies and communities that have patents to make those patents available in a common pool for people to use is one way to try to help developers deal with the threat."
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"Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial software with the worst of free software."
Author: Torvalds Quotes Category: Computers Quotes
"You won't get sued for anticompetitive behavior."
"The memory management on the PowerPC can be used to frighten small children."
"Now, most of you are probably going to be totally bored out of your minds on Christmas day, and here's the perfect distraction. Test 2.6.15-rc7. All the stores will be closed, and there's really nothing better to do in between meals."
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"It's not really about Linux vs. Microsoft, it's about something you really, really have fun with and lets others have fun as well."
Author: Torvalds Quotes Category: Fun Quotes
"My name is Linus, and I am your God."
"Software is like sex: it's better when it's free."
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"When you say "I wrote a program that crashed Windows," people just stare at you blankly and say "Hey, I got those with the system, for free."
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"Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done."
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"It probably was just a mistake on the part of some headhunter who just didn't know who (Raymond) was. It just makes it even harder for people to even approach the other side, when they then end up having to worry about public humiliation."
Author: Torvalds Quotes Category: Mistakes Quotes



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