Mar 132018

Artistic temperament without artistic talent is the last great infectious plague.

Mar 122018

Clever may not be wise but it’s a start.

Mar 092018

It is almost no time at all between not being permitted to dissent and not being permitted to abstain.

Mar 082018

The slavish conformist is readily identified by his outsized pride in his independent mind.

Mar 072018

Prose should rarely be poetic, and poetry never.

Mar 052018

Progress in philosophy is more plausible arguments in support of more absurd propositions.

Mar 022018

Clever women like to be told that they are beautiful, and beautiful women that they are clever.

Mar 012018

Few enjoy violence neat, but stir in a little righteousness and it makes a popular cocktail.

Feb 282018

The excuse is never buried more than three reasons deep.