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What are the best unix quotes?

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If you have any trouble sounding condescending, find a Unix user to show you how it's done. — Scott Adams

UNIX is basically a simple operating system, but you have to be a genius to understand the simplicity. — Dennis Ritchie

If Unix could present the same face, the same capabilities, on machines of many different types, it could serve as a common software environment for all of them. — Eric S. Raymond

For the first time, individual hackers could afford to have home machines comparable in power and storage capacity to the minicomputers of ten years earlier - Unix engines capable of supporting a full development environment and talking to the Internet. — Eric S. Raymond

In early 1993, a hostile observer might have had grounds for thinking that the Unix story was almost played out, and with it the fortunes of the hacker tribe. — Eric S. Raymond

I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because the editor was too complicated. — Bill Joy

I think the major good idea in Unix was its clean and simple interface: open, close, read, and write. — Ken Thompson

C was already implemented on several quite different machines and OSs, Unix was already being distributed on the PDP-11, but the portability of the whole system was new. — Dennis Ritchie