The American upper middle class has largely given up sex and alcohol in favor of litigation and insurance fraud.
It hurts less to give up the luxury than the idea that you can afford it.
Philosophy begins by asserting that appearance is not reality — that all is water, or fire, or does not move. It thus begins in sin.
Writing is good therapy, but therapy is bad writing.
Programming is collage at its best and pastiche at its worst.
Seek and ye shall find, whether or not it exists.
Theory owes far more to practice than practice does to theory.
We cry wolf and then the world ends.
One of truth’s greatest enemies is collegiality.
It’s easy to get away with murder, except the one you want to commit.