Only the mob and the elite can be attracted by the momentum of totalitarianism itself. The masses have to be won by propaganda.
I never felt comfortable with myself, because I was never part of the majority. I always felt awkward and shy and on the outside of the momentum of my friends' lives.
If you have the guts to keep making mistakes, your wisdom and intelligence leap forward with huge momentum.
A lot of that momentum comes from the fact that Linux is free.
Four years ago, I promised to end the war in Iraq. We did. I promised to refocus on the terrorists who actually attacked us on 9/11. We have. We've blunted the Taliban's momentum in Afghanistan, and in 2014, our longest war will be over. A new tower rises above the New York skyline, al Qaeda is on the path to defeat, and Osama bin Laden is dead.