"Every piece of software written today is likely going to infringe on someone else's patent."
"A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing."Miguel de Icaza on Emo Philips
"Computers are like Old Testament gods lots of rules and no mercy."Miguel de Icaza on Joseph Campbell
"I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image."Miguel de Icaza on Stephen Hawking
"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers."Miguel de Icaza on Pablo Picasso
"I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user."Miguel de Icaza on Bill Gates
"We have a lot of existing customers which are also considering Linux desktop migrations and rolling out some of these programs, so we're learning from them."
"Well Microsoft really does develop some really interesting technology."