Apr 282016
 

A civilized man need not know a little about everything, but he must know a lot about something.

Apr 272016
 

Never call someone a pseudo-intellectual unless you are sure that you would recognize a real one.

Apr 262016
 

I often need to hear what I say to know what I think.

Apr 252016
 

America’s religion is not Christianity; it is self-help.

Apr 222016
 

The audience will always be out of step with the artist, for one is just arriving at what the other has long since put out of mind.

Apr 212016
 

People will like you if you like them, which is too high a price.

Apr 202016
 

The politician’s favorite tools are organizations that profess themselves above politics.

Apr 192016
 

The usual fantasy life is only a deluxe version of the actual one.

Apr 182016
 

The pursuit of higher wisdom always seems to begin with discarding whatever lower wisdom you may possess.

Apr 152016
 

If we really watched the weather we would talk about it even more than we do.