Jan 232013

How to Solve Problems

1. Ask if the problem exists.
2. Ask if it is not trivial.
3. Ask if you can do anything about it.
4. Ignore it.

Jan 222013

Law of Moral Parsimony: The most probable explanation is the least flattering.

Jan 212013

It never seems to occur to the teacher who complains of inattentive students that he may not be worth attending to.

Jan 182013

No universally acclaimed institution has a more dismal track record than marrying for love.

Jan 152013

To determine who is expert requires an expert.

Jan 142013

No one is unprincipled until he is successful.

Jan 112013

Your terrible secret is that you have no terrible secret.