Without the will to fire the gun is no use.
You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.
My hope for the dominant culture is that it will bore itself to death.
Elite, adj. 1. Distinguished by outstanding achievement. Obs. 2. On top.
Thanks to the Internet, all inconsequential arguments are settled immediately, and the rest go on forever.
Precocity, n. Unusually rapid ossification.
Those who disagree with us used to be evil, and then they were stupid: now they are ill.
We moderns have mastered the seemingly impossible trick of feeling superior to ourselves.
The greater good is distant and speculative: the lesser evil required to achieve it is immediate and certain.
It wasn’t funny the first time either.
All popular conceptions of genius are meticulously constructed to flatter mediocrity.