Erring

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

Aug 092018
 

There are people who say a lot of true things, and people who say a lot of insightful things, but not the same people.

Aug 082018
 

Enthusiastic agreement is an infallible sign that you have not been understood.

Jul 172018
 

With each passing year I find the argument that “no one could possibly be that stupid” less persuasive.

Jul 122018
 

Now and then, in support of a cause, someone exhorts me so ardently, so passionately, so articulately, that I know in my gut, without consulting the facts, that he is wrong.

Jul 032018
 

We argue over the name when we have forgotten the thing.

Jun 282018
 

I don’t want you to change your opinion. I want you to abandon your opinion.

Jun 122018
 

The only known cure for More for Some is Less for All.

May 092018
 

Metrics work, as long as no one knows what they are.