Manufacturing stupidity.

Dec 172014

All intellectuals must begin as pseudo-intellectuals.

Sep 092014

Some subjects are to be studied for their own sake, others for the immunity conferred against their adepts. The vaccination principle applies to education as well as to medicine.

Sep 022014

No one will listen to you talk about the uselessness of a prestigious education unless you have one.

Aug 042014

One can learn quickly just enough to exasperate someone who understands the subject.

Mar 172014

Nearly every field of human endeavor should be rescued from its admirers.

Feb 142014

Of all the lies taught in school, the most vicious is that one ought to perform boring tasks diligently.

Jan 072014

Clever is a great compliment to children and a gross insult to adults.