The pursuit of higher wisdom always seems to begin with discarding whatever lower wisdom you may possess.
If we really watched the weather we would talk about it even more than we do.
Ordinary people claim extraordinary origins for the same reason that extraordinary people claim ordinary ones.
If you find an argument difficult to answer, it might be true.
Only the young die suddenly; the rest of us die slowly, long before we expire.
The most vicious arguments are over how to count things.
To lie to children efficiently you need school; to lie to them uniformly you need public school.
If all writing were scrupulously edited for spelling and grammar, it would be just about as bad.
To believe again is almost unheard of; to believe still is as common as dirt.
You don’t signal your opinions, you signal with them.