Everything – A book of aphorisms
Jan 112024
 

The novice with only a hammer thinks everything looks like a nail. The expert sets about turning everything into a nail.

Jan 102024
 

To do the world’s worst writing, imagine that a simple idea is complex, and then courageously refuse to simplify it.

Jan 052024
 

Good government tends to be dull, and thus rarely preferred to bad.

Jan 042024
 

Remorse is mostly for not getting away with it.

Jan 032024
 

The progress-monger gorges on revolution, and dines on legislation

Jan 022024
 

Hollywood’s raison d’être is the casting couch. The movies are only the means.

Jan 012024
 

Few men are great, but all great men are men, and when I read of one I want to be told how he was great, not how he was a man.