If you can read this, thank a Software Developer.
- Joseph M. Abou Nader
 
Putting the power of Windows Presentation Framework into the hands of developers who are unschooled in the art of user interface design is like giving liquor and Corvette keys to teenage boys. It's fun for them, temporarily, but the end results aren't pretty.
- Dave Platt
 
Software patents are a huge potential threat to the ability of people to work together on open source. Making it easier for companies and communities that have patents to make those patents available in a common pool for people to use is one way to try to help developers deal with the threat.
- Linus Thorvalds