"In my opinion MS is a lot better at making money than it is at making good operating systems."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Linus Torvalds on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Linus Torvalds on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Linus Torvalds on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Linus Torvalds on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Linus Torvalds on Mark Twain
"Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial software with the worst of free software."
"Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done."
"That's what makes Linux so good: you put in something, and that effort multiplies. It's a positive feedback cycle."
"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."