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.

Nov 082016
 

The heartfelt periodic resolutions to give up a vice are no small part of its enjoyment.

Nov 072016
 

The wish is occasionally the father of the thought, but more often the midwife.

Nov 042016
 

The one indispensable element in starting a business is gross overconfidence.