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

May 232019
 

History, for the progressive, is a bottomless source of self-regard. He reads of past men and past deeds, and thinks, “If only they were more like us!”

May 062019
 

Conversation gets especially high praise from people who never shut up.

Feb 272019
 

The Fundamental Law of Psychology: The more objectionable the finding, the likelier it is to be replicated.

Feb 222019
 

The more you believe in the moral worth of your cause, the more willing you are to commit dubious deeds in its behalf; and perfect righteousness implies complete fluidity.

Feb 182019
 

We can be sure, when we are told that all interpretation is biased, that an egregiously biased interpretation will shortly follow.

Feb 042019
 

Those who profess indifference to what others think ought to advertise it less.

Jan 222019
 

You can never teach a man to love his neighbor as himself, but with a little effort you can teach him to hate himself every bit as much as his neighbor.

Nov 192018
 

We know, and judge, ourselves by what we intend and mean; others, by what they do and say.