Dec 142018
 

Do what you love for a living, and learn to hate it.

Dec 122018
 

What matters is not the size of the lie but its endless repetition: we imagine a big lie is easier to swallow because there is no point in wasting the propaganda apparatus on a small one.

Dec 112018
 

If you are stupid, you think your political opponents are evil, and if you are evil, you think they are stupid.

Dec 102018
 

The best recipient for your advice, your former self, is unfortunately in no position to take it.

Dec 062018
 

If only I could have school over again, to leave sooner and do worse.

Dec 052018
 

Commiseration, n.   The feeling of relief that there are some problems you don’t have.

Dec 042018
 

It’s good luck to attribute one’s success to good luck.

Dec 032018
 

Whiggism implies boundless optimism about the future, and, less often noted, boundless contempt for the past.