Programming is a lot about reading. You get to read documentation, tutorials, books and of course code. Since I started programming I've been eager to read and my bookshelf has now dozen of geeky books (programming books tends to be quite large).
While crawling in the documentation and books I found gems that I kept preciously in a dusty .quote file in my home folder (I guess everyone has that kind of file). When I find a good quote, I put it there.
For Ubuntu / Debian you'll need to install the
In order to be usable by the
fortune(1) utility, you need to
produce an index file. This can be done with the
strfile(1) tool. In this example, my fortune
file is ~/.local/share/games/fortune/kaworu.
Feel free to comment with your favourite quote(s), and enjoy :)