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

Nov 022016

Don’t worry about the facts. You can always find the ones you need.

Oct 202016

The lottery ticket is cheap, it’s the hope that’s expensive.

Oct 192016

The relative demand for truth and opinion closely approximates the relative supply.

Oct 072016

If a rule is required, then its outcomes will be imperfect.

Sep 192016

Stupid people, inconveniently, are often right.

Sep 082016

Demanding respect is the infallible sign of not deserving it.

Aug 242016

That the many knowledgeable and intelligent people who disagree with you are deluded is the most common delusion of all.

Aug 192016

We would do better to speak of gaps in our ignorance.

Jul 182016

One can be too fair-minded, but it is not a common problem.