To love one child and to love all children, whether living or dead—somewhere these two loves come together. To love a no-good but humble punk and to love an honest man who believes himself to be an honest man—somewhere these, too, come together.Marguerite Duras
Rael Dornfest is a computer programmer and author, and used to be Chief Technology Officer at O'Reilly Media.
- The difference between a hacker and consumer is a consumer says, "I wish it would work this way." A hacker says, "I've got a screwdriver and a few minutes."
- Boston Globe, Everyday Hackers, April 19, 2004