Nihilism, n. The belief that your beliefs are nonsense.
You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.
Clever may not be wise but it’s a start.
Without the will to fire the gun is no use.
My hope for the dominant culture is that it will bore itself to death.
Elite, adj. 1. Distinguished by outstanding achievement. Obs. 2. On top.
Thanks to the Internet, all inconsequential arguments are settled immediately, and the rest go on forever.
Precocity, n. Unusually rapid ossification.
We moderns have mastered the seemingly impossible trick of feeling superior to ourselves.
The greater good is distant and speculative: the lesser evil required to achieve it is immediate and certain.
It wasn’t funny the first time either.