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Quotes of the week

Quotes of the week

Posted Nov 22, 2012 9:38 UTC (Thu) by jezuch (subscriber, #52988)
In reply to: Quotes of the week by cmccabe
Parent article: Quotes of the week

> When Mao said he wanted to see "a hundred flowers bloom," he wasn't serious.

Heh, my thought exactly. I'm not trying to be cynical, I just know a bit about Chinese history :) A better reference would be to the age of Hundred Schools of Thought:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hundred_Schools_of_Thought

And if we really want to be cynical, also including the fact, that it was a "period was fraught with chaos and bloody battles" ;) Let's just hope we won't see a Linux desktop's equivalent of Qin Shi Huang.


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