Business is more agreeable than pleasure; it interests the whole mind more continuously, and more deeply.

Jun 292015

An actor should be vulgar and insignificant off the stage: we prefer him as someone else.

May 272015

Expert judgment is two parts inconsistency and one part bad memory.

May 072015

You think you have a job. What you have is a consulting company with only one client.

Apr 302015

One cannot read journalism without being struck by how often journalism is its subject.

Apr 272015

It is our grave misfortune to regard the principle of first doing no harm as applying only, or especially, to doctors.

Mar 182015

Content, n.  Advertising for the advertising.

Feb 192015

Nothing sucks the joy out of an avocation like trying to make a living at it.