You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.

Aug 122013

Many people kill themselves because they are tired of repeating themselves.

Aug 082013

One is asked to be reasonable and expected to be moderate.

Jun 052013

The likable never know whether they are liked for themselves or for their likability.

May 282013

Behavioral is to classical economics as relativistic is to classical mechanics.

May 272013

Talk comes in two sizes — big and small.

May 102013

Now that the symptoms of genius have been thoroughly advertised, one sees a great deal more of the symptoms.

Apr 162013

The Jewish kid who spray-paints a swastika on the synagogue to make the local TV news — this is the guiding metaphor for our time.

Mar 192013

There is a level of fame where it is no longer necessary to be interesting, and a higher level where it is no longer possible.