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

Sep 072015

Wrath, Greed, Sloth, Pride, Lust, Envy, Gluttony, and Sanctimony.

Jul 292015

Some are stingier with praise out of high principle than any are, out of avarice, with money.

Jun 252015

Some accept praise reluctantly, as if not quite able to believe that others can discern their subtle yet profound merit.

Mar 172015

It is only out of politeness that most writers cite someone else as their favorite author.

Mar 062015

We reserve our warmest admiration, not for what is utterly beyond us, but for what we secretly believe we might have done ourselves on our very best day.

Oct 102014

Salieri was a lot better at music than you are at anything.

Sep 042014

You can ignore the opinions of others if you know your own worth, and a persistent delusion works equally well.