Feb 122016
 

The very worst people are never much interested in money.

Feb 112016
 

The admission that irreparably damages the argument is introduced, by convention, with “of course”.

Feb 102016
 

That truth is stranger than fiction ought to embarrass novelists considerably.

Feb 092016
 

Great general causes, in history, are the tinder: chance is the match.

Feb 082016
 

Arguable, adj.   What one is unwilling to argue about.

Feb 052016
 

The hedgehog, who knows one big thing, has many disciples, and the fox, who knows many things, has none.

Feb 042016
 

Why is experience the best teacher? Because we only really listen to ourselves.

Feb 022016
 

That knowledge is power, as if awareness conferred immunity, is among the oddest of the modern superstitions.