Nov 222016
 

We can almost forgive the genius for being sane, but not for being happy.

Nov 212016
 

We despise capitalism, democracy, and technology not for giving us what we want, but for showing us what we want.

Nov 182016
 

Pedantry begins as a parasite on fastidiousness, and eventually destroys its host.

Nov 172016
 

Sometimes we encounter ideas that cannot be reconciled with what we already believe, and these we call untrue.

Nov 152016
 

What is most original is least influential, for we are influenced only by what we can assimilate.

Nov 142016
 

It is because we regard conforming opinions as virtue that we treat deviant ones as vice.

Nov 112016
 

If you believe the reviewers when they call you a genius, you will believe them when they call you a fool.

Nov 102016
 

For most of history it was prohibited for the mass of men to express themselves: then, briefly, it was permitted: now it is required.

Nov 092016
 

What you don’t know you can’t leave out.