Jamie Zawinski short quotes

Software Engineering might be science; but that's not what I do. I'm a hacker, not an engineer.

Software Engineering might be science; but that's not what I do. I'm a hacker, not an engineer.

If you give a hacker a new toy, the first thing he'll do is take it apart to figure out how it works. ---->>>

I think Linux is a great thing, in the big picture. It's a great hacker's tool, and it has a lot of potential to become something more. ---->>>

Nothing stands still. The real question is can you change it? ---->>>

My one purpose in life is to serve as a warning to others. ---->>>

I eat and drink at my desk, but I'm a tidy eater. ---->>>

Linux is only free if your time has no value. ---->>>

See, unlike most hackers, I get little joy out of figuring out how to install the latest toy. ---->>>

I use a really simple calendar program on my computer. ---->>>

Mostly I use the O2 as an X terminal, however, running my apps on Linux and displaying remotely. ---->>>

Using these toolkits is like trying to make a bookshelf out of mashed potatoes. ---->>>

And when the time comes to replace the O2 I have today, maybe my next machine will run Linux. ---->>>

I don't get much sense of reward from having discovered how to get the Foo card to coexist with the Bar card. ---->>>

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