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12/28/1969 - (Present)
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Linus Benedict Torvalds
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Programming today is a race between software engineers stirring to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning.

Software Quotes, by Linus Torvalds

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Some people have told me they don't think a fat penguin really embodies the grace of Linux, which just tells me they have never seen an angry penguin charging at them in excess of 100mph. They'd be a lot more careful about what they say if they had.

Linux Quotes, by Linus Torvalds

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No. That's it. The cool name, that is. We worked very hard on creating a name that would appeal to the majority of people, and it certainly paid off: thousands of people are using linux just to be able to say "OS/2? Hah. I've got Linux. What a cool name". 386BSD made the mistake of putting a lot of numbers and weird abbreviations into the name, and is scaring away a lot of people just because it sounds too technical.

Linux Quotes, by Linus Torvalds

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Microsoft isn't evil, they just make really crappy operating systems.

Computer / technology / science Quotes, by Linus Torvalds

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