Valid, complete arguments are known as proofs. The rest is philosophy.
The ideologue is at his most ideological when assuring you that the matter in question is beyond ideology.
Intelligence, n. The ability to make more elaborate errors, with more plausible justifications.
The danger of writing to a schedule is sloppy, repetitive, inflated work; the danger of not writing to a schedule is no work.
Merit is only achievement, and meritocracy only mandarinism.
Civilization is not a cure for barbarism; it is a respite from barbarism, to be enjoyed while it lasts.
It is astonishing what a lab coat will let you get away with.
We spend the first half of our lives accumulating possessions and the second half getting rid of them.
Accuracy is the last refuge of a liar.
When we wish to follow the man, we find the reasons.