That the many knowledgeable and intelligent people who disagree with you are deluded is the most common delusion of all.
For himself a man will go only so far. To stop at nothing, discard every scruple, he must be convinced that he will make a better world.
Most buts should be ands.
We would do better to speak of gaps in our ignorance.
Liberality is exactly like liberalism, except with your own money.
There is bad art about which one can say a good deal, and great art about which one can say nothing.
Folly leads, evil follows.
Societies toy with dissenters like cats with mice — a few escape, the rest wearied unto death. The short way is more respectful and humane.
Without disgust there is nothing to tolerate or to forgive.
You can be sure that everyone has heard the news when you are told to keep it to yourself.