Erring

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

Jun 122017
 

We fret too much over the contradictions among our beliefs, in the unlikely event that we notice them at all.

May 312017
 

It is one short step from explaining everything to defending anything.

May 222017
 

Many errors can be corrected with five minutes of internet research. Unfortunately none of them are worth correcting.

May 022017
 

To feel misunderstood implies that some effort has gone into understanding you.

Apr 032017
 

Believing that nothing is true permits you to believe that anything is possible.

Mar 312017
 

When someone says he doesn’t understand, he’s not usually asking for an explanation.

Mar 242017
 

The people must be stupid, for they pay me no mind.

Mar 202017
 

To embrace the small truth in the views directly opposed to yours is the shortest route to more correctness, and the least often taken.