The fugitive thought, ungrasped, will return, unimproved.
Thoughts and prayers galore —
What are they thinking of, and praying for?
Is it the imminent destruction of the world you mourn, or the accomplished destruction of how you thought about it?
We must defend democracy from the half of the population too stupid to be entrusted with it.
Engineers build things; then scientists explain how they work.
To feel misunderstood implies that some effort has gone into understanding you.
The two great moral lessons of our time: we must celebrate our differences; and we are all the same.
Spelling has gone the way of handwriting.
It is the work of art to conceal art, and of criticism to reveal it again.
Elite is a rather flattering term for what is in fact a clutch of overgrown teacher’s pets.