Feb 182014

Misspellers learn from speech, mispronouncers from books.

Feb 172014

Only the literary cannot profit from literature.

Feb 142014

Of all the lies taught in school, the most vicious is that one ought to perform boring tasks diligently.

Feb 132014

Good work does not make its own way in the world.

Feb 122014

From mass literacy the last couple of centuries follow more or less ineluctably.

Feb 112014

By infecting others the writer cures himself.

Feb 102014

People who do not say what they mean usually do not know what they mean.

Feb 072014

Punishment deters best when regarded as expiation.

Feb 062014

It is so much easier not to be wrong than to be right.