Sep 212016

Less likely that it is complicated than that you are simple.

Sep 202016

Parents, and governments, pursue order, not justice.

Sep 192016

Stupid people, inconveniently, are often right.

Sep 162016

Americans abhor idleness. This is their greatest virtue, and their greatest vice.

Sep 152016

The shrewdest strivers all profess a deep and abiding respect for intellect, provided it keeps its distance.

Sep 142016

The cultural norm always precedes the psychological theory that is eventually invoked to justify it.

Sep 132016

Many men prefer seduction to sex, and many women prefer sex to seduction.

Sep 092016

Nothing is too serious to look trivial on television.

Sep 082016

Demanding respect is the infallible sign of not deserving it.