Operations of thought are like cavalry charges in a battle — they are strictly limited in number, require fresh horses, and must only be made at decisive moments.

Dec 022015

There is an absence of evidence that absence of evidence is evidence of absence.

Nov 232015

All sources are biased, all evidence is tainted, and all consciousness is bourgeois.

Nov 192015

“You are evil” — all lower-class arguments take this form. “You are stupid” is the higher class.

Nov 132015

We call mad the man with one fixed idea, and sane the man with none.

Oct 262015

Man begins by treating objects as agents; then he grows scientific, and treats agents as objects.

Oct 162015

To discover the most appalling ignorance of science one need only canvass its most vociferous defenders.

Sep 242015

Humans think as women preach — not well, but one is surprised to find it done at all.