Every contemporary freethinker would believe in Christianity if born in medieval England, and slavery if born in ancient Rome.
God is another name for epistemic modesty, which is dead.
Never before have so many spent so much time in school to so little purpose.
Those who believe that what you cannot quantify does not exist also believe that what you can quantify, does.
An above-average capacity for boredom is optimal; a superior one is disastrous.
Civilization is the set of conditions that make it possible to delay gratification indefinitely.
Asking a native to recommend a translation is like asking a local to recommend a hotel.
The more software costs, the worse it is.
The glass ceiling may be trompe l’oeil.
The provocateur is the most fortunate of men: he receives all credit for his wisdom and no blame for his folly.