Aug 192013

Professional courtesy is a conspiracy against the public.

Aug 162013

No one can be bought, but everyone can be rented.

Aug 152013

The best possible recommendation is from someone who hates it for a reason that would make you like it.

Aug 142013

Programming is nothing more than describing exactly what you want.

Aug 132013

The cliché is not the hackneyed phrase, but the hackneyed train of thought of which it is the natural product.

Aug 122013

Many people kill themselves because they are tired of repeating themselves.

Aug 092013

The revolutionary treats the oppressed as the defense lawyer treats the client: under no circumstances are they to speak for themselves.

Aug 082013

One is asked to be reasonable and expected to be moderate.

Aug 072013

Humanity for the first time is burdened with a vast proletariat of literate, ambitious, and demanding people who can’t really do anything.

Aug 062013

Certain qualities — skepticism, iconoclasm, willpower — are fixed in quantity, and must be apportioned wisely.