Sep 282015

He who can, writes books; he who cannot, writes books for children.

Sep 242015

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

Sep 222015

Domestic sentiment swamps every virtue.

Sep 212015

The punster, the grammarian, the nitpicking fact-checker all display contempt for what is being said. They counterfeit attention.

Sep 182015

Our thirst for narrative makes saints of reformed sinners, and reformed sinners of saints.

Sep 172015

“Because I can” is a severely underrated principle of human behavior.