An infallible sign of fraudulence, in an academic department, is “studies” in its name.
Life is a series of increasingly elaborate marshmallow tests.
The savage’s hatred of the civilized man does little harm, unless abetted by the civilized man’s hatred of himself.
Not making the same mistake twice seems exceedingly optimistic.
Only when no one pays the slightest attention to what anyone else is saying will speech be truly free.
There is a time in everyone’s life in which he is a silly ass. If you don’t know when it was, it’s now.
Musical taste ossifies early for the same reason mathematicians peak young.
If you write for yourself, keep it out of my sight.
Feminine men make masculine women.
Leninism is not communist any more than Catholicism is Christian: they are programs for the respective containment of communism and Christianity.