Mating – Page 2 – Everything


Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Oct 182021

That boys play King of the Hill, and girls do not, explains more about the world than all of gender theory.

Sep 152021

Love-conquers-all is the dullest story in the world. In most of the interesting stories love conquers nothing whatever.

Jul 192021

There exists in all men a thirst for the hunt, for predator stalking prey inexorably until it is caught and torn to shreds, that only reading Jane Austen can slake.

Jun 082021

The minor benefit of exercise is that it improves your health; the major one is that it improves your looks.

Nov 182020

Sex was a lot better in the movies when they weren’t allowed to show it.

Jul 242020

There are two fundamental types of crazy women: one wears her hair much too long, and the other much too short.

Jul 132020

Many supposed gold-diggers are digging not for gold but for the capacities that amassed it.