Jul 032019
 

It is first necessary, if you wish to save the world, to eliminate anyone who can save himself.

Jul 022019
 

The fundamental freedom is of association: from it all others can be derived, without it all others are moot.

Jul 012019
 

To dominate someone is to think less often of him than he does of you, and to do this on a mass scale is fame.

Jun 282019
 

For those who flatter us we have many nasty names, but never liar.

Jun 272019
 

Pleasure lies chiefly in anticipation and retrospection, the experience itself being necessary to ensure that neither is spoiled.

Jun 262019
 

A bureaucracy, like a garage, should be hosed down periodically, to dislodge the stray bits of power accumulating in its crevices and corners like dust and dirt.

Jun 252019
 

Discursive prose was a brief and happy interlude in human history: at the beginning were drums and chants, and so it shall be at the end.

Jun 242019
 

The idea that smoke implies fire cannot survive a professional class of industrious smoke merchants.

Jun 212019
 

A lot of people who don’t believe in God believe in Santa Claus.

Jun 202019
 

Bad people are a fertile and oft-neglected source of good ideas.