Sep 122017

What politicians say about science is as silly as what scientists say about politics.

Sep 112017

Prejudice, n.   The precipitate of a principle.

Sep 082017

The people who most need to be persuaded of their own stupidity have been told all their lives how clever they are.

Sep 052017

To discover who is preeminent in a field, ask someone who knows nothing about it.

Sep 042017

One must check the rise to cushion the fall.

Sep 012017

To obliterate an experience, describe it.

Aug 302017

Theories of history owe their enduring popularity to the difficulty of perceiving accident in accomplished fact.