Thinking – Page 20 – Everything


Operations of thought are like cavalry charges in a battle — they are strictly limited in number, require fresh horses, and must only be made at decisive moments.

May 052017

Is it the imminent destruction of the world you mourn, or the accomplished destruction of how you thought about it?

Apr 102017

A suppressed idea mutates to ever more virulent forms, which are then invoked to justify its continued suppression.

Apr 052017

By the time you know all the answers you no longer believe them.

Apr 032017

Believing that nothing is true permits you to believe that anything is possible.

Mar 302017

People resent being told what to think, but they scarcely notice being told what to think about.

Feb 202017

You are an ideologue if your views can be inferred from your vocabulary.

Feb 092017

Your counterexample is my special circumstance in which the stipulated conditions do not obtain.