Self-Loving

We all come into this world with our little egos equipped with individual horns. If we don’t blow them, who will?
—DeWitt

Feb 162018
 

The future will marvel that we regarded “be yourself ” as sound moral advice.

Feb 072018
 

Those tiny notifications are ego reified, tugging at you incessantly, like a child at its mother in the supermarket, in the cereal aisle.

Jan 242018
 

Persistent detractors are a sign of eminence, as everyone discovers when he acquires them.

Dec 152017
 

Persistent detractors are a mark of distinction, as everyone discovers when he acquires them.

Dec 082017
 

The aphorist strives for the shock of recognition, the moment it dawns on the reader that, yes, that is just what other people are like.

Oct 272017
 

Reality, n.   The court to which one eventually appeals after losing competitions for power, wealth, and status.

Oct 132017
 

We are apt to disagree with whatever does not provide an occasion to congratulate ourselves.

Jul 192017
 

Where others regard us as of no use, we fancy ourselves despised.