The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion — Arnold H. Glasow
Politics (from Greek: πολιτικός politikos, meaning “of, for, or relating to citizens”) is the practice and theory of influencing other people on a global, civic or individual level. — Wikipedia
I found this gem buried in a RH Bugzilla issue. To force yum to skip a broken repo, use:
yum --setopt=$REPOID.skip_if_unavailable=1 rest_of_yum_command
Many people die at 25 and aren’t buried until they are 75 — Benjamin Franklin
The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion — Paulo Coelho
Fancy algorithms are slow when n is small, and n is usually small. — Rob Pike
A good definition of terrorism, by Georgetown professor Bruce R. Hoffman:
an act of violence that was politically motivated, perpetrated to influence a broader audience, involved an organized group, targeted civilians and was carried out by a person outside the government.
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted to other things then power. — David Brin
Anything that is in the world when you’re born is normal and ordinary and is just a natural part of the way the world works.
Anything that’s invented between when you’re fifteen and thirty-five is new and exciting and revolutionary and you can probably get a career in it.
Anything invented after you’re thirty-five is against the natural order of things. — Douglas Adams
There are only two hard things in Computer Science: cache invalidation and naming things. — Phil Karlton