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 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.

Jul 252018
 

To imagine not knowing what we know is the indispensable habit of the historian; its opposite is easier to master.

Jul 232018
 

The minor vices we all recognize and deplore; the major ones pass for virtues.

Jul 162018
 

The pleasure in having people admire your work lasts until you see what else they like.