Erring

Error is boundless.
Nor hope nor doubt,
Though both be groundless,
Will average out.
—Cunningham

Apr 252019
 

If you maintain that IQ has no meaning, I can probably guess your IQ.

Apr 122019
 

Everyone should have one friend whose thought is a digest of fashionable absurdities. It saves no end of time.

Apr 022019
 

To do the same thing over and over expecting different results is reputed to be insanity, and yet we persist in elections.

Mar 072019
 

That the great are so rarely good speaks mostly to the poverty of our moral intuitions.

Jan 292019
 

If you can convince a man to believe nothing, you can convince him to believe anything.

Jan 232019
 

The best-attested, most frequently reproduced result in social science is that social scientists do not have the faintest idea how to conduct a study.

Jan 162019
 

Not making the same mistake twice seems exceedingly optimistic.

Jan 042019
 

The stupider the idea, the more intelligent you have to be to believe it.

Dec 112018
 

If you are stupid, you think your political opponents are evil, and if you are evil, you think they are stupid.