Doctorow’s First Law:
Any time someone puts a lock on something that belongs to you and won’t give you the key, that lock isn’t for your benefit.
Doctorow’s Second Law:
Fame won’t make you rich, but you can’t get paid without it.
Doctorow’s Third Law:
Information doesn’t want to be free, people do.
Information Doesn’t Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age by Cory Doctorow. McSweeney’s, 2014.