List the biggest files in your home or other directory

There are lots of times when you need to check the size of the files on your disk, and if you are a command line lover, you will want to do it from the console.

Linux has some options to achieve this goal, in this article you will find two of them, the first one lists, the files and folders, and the second only the biggest files, those examples are for the home directory but you may use it in any folder if you have permission to access that given folder.