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

Dec 082016

Facts, n.  Values that one is unwilling or unable to articulate.

Nov 172016

Sometimes we encounter ideas that cannot be reconciled with what we already believe, and these we call untrue.

Nov 142016

It is because we regard conforming opinions as virtue that we treat deviant ones as vice.

Nov 072016

The wish is occasionally the father of the thought, but more often the midwife.

Nov 042016

The one indispensable element in starting a business is gross overconfidence.

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.