Work as intensely as you play and play as intensely as you work.
For true hackers, the boundaries between “play”, “work”, “science” and “art” all tend to disappear, or to merge into a high-level creative playfulness.

— Eric S. Raymond


In academia, a “hacker” is a person who follows a spirit of playful cleverness and enjoys programming.

— Wikipedia on Hacker (academia)



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