"Are hackers a threat? The degree of threat presented by any conduct, whether legal or illegal, depends on the actions and intent of the individual and the harm they cause."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Kevin Mitnick on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Kevin Mitnick on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Kevin Mitnick on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Kevin Mitnick on Will Rogers
"Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens."Kevin Mitnick on Plato
"Hackers are breaking the systems for profit. Before, it was about intellectual curiosity and pursuit of knowledge and thrill, and now hacking is big business."
"Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc, which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984."
"It was used for decades to describe talented computer enthusiasts, people whose skill at using computers to solve technical problems and puzzles was - and is - respected and admired by others possessing similar technical skills."
"I get hired to hack into computers now and sometimes it's actually easier than it was years ago."
"As a young boy, I was taught in high school that hacking was cool."