Erring – Page 6 – Everything

Erring

Error is boundless.
Nor hope nor doubt,
Though both be groundless,
Will average out.
—Cunningham

Jun 282018
 

I don’t want you to change your opinion. I want you to abandon your opinion.

Jun 122018
 

The only known cure for More for Some is Less for All.

May 092018
 

Metrics work, as long as no one knows what they are.

Mar 302018
 

The modern tragedy is that the procedures that revolutionized science happen to be disastrous when applied anywhere else.

Feb 232018
 

Convincing others is the minor problem with argument; the major one is convincing yourself.

Jan 102018
 

What you call hypocrisy I call hedging against the possibility that one’s beliefs are in error.

Jan 022018
 

Most of what we are told is better than nothing is in fact far worse.