Jul 122016

The adverb confesses the verb’s failure.

Jul 112016

We measure first-order effects, guess at the second order, and the third order is like the third bottle of wine — all bets are off.

Jul 082016

Many who understand that suspicion is a strategy, not a model, persist in treating trust as a model, not a strategy.

Jul 072016

The burden of mastery is to feel forever like a fraud.

Jul 062016

“Passionate advocacy” is among our politer terms for insanity.

Jul 042016

1. Summarize yourself in three words.
2. Prefix them with “aging.”
3. Repeat until the result is not embarrassing.

Jun 302016

Matter makes space, and clocks make time.

Jun 292016

In philosophy correspondence and coherence vary inversely.