Apr 252014
 

Untried beliefs are the most firmly held.

Apr 242014
 

No style guide can address the chief defect in writing, which is having nothing to say.

Apr 232014
 

Boredom is often fatal, though it never appears on the coroner’s report.

Apr 222014
 

Women lead, pretending to follow; men follow, pretending to lead.

Apr 212014
 

Nothing dispels the illusion of planning and control like watching someone use your software.

Apr 182014
 

The fiercest tribal warrior is the universalist.

Apr 172014
 

In fiction we admire energy, not virtue. We root for the life-force, however it manifests.

Apr 162014
 

There are entire fields, like psychiatry and philosophy, devoted chiefly to exploding the errors that they create.