It improves morale, in the war against insects, to remember that we are the underdog.
You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.
Hate is the most unjustly maligned emotion, and love the most unjustly celebrated.
Hating the people you disagree with is harmless; it’s liking the ones you agree with that’s dangerous.
We police others’ moods even more strictly than we police their thoughts.
J.B.S. Haldane remarked, a century ago, that Earth could be united only by a Martian invasion. He was wrong: today there would be a large and vociferous pro-Martian party.
Let epigones be epigones.
The perception, sufficiently exact, supersedes the judgment, obviates the judgment, becomes the judgment.
Ugly furniture lasts forever.
Aphorism: A blank page spoiled.
Everybody complains about getting older, but nobody does anything about it.