Everything – Page 10 – A book of aphorisms
Dec 042020
 

Once in a while evil triumphs because good men do nothing, but usually because they meddle in what is none of their damn business.

Dec 032020
 

The omnipotent state regards not the individual, but the family, as its most dangerous enemy. The individual it can use; the family it can do nothing with.

Dec 022020
 

A polity achieves decadence when the companies that help you make money make less money than the companies that help you spend it.

Nov 302020
 

The land of the blind has a blind god to whom the one-eyed man is sacrificed.

Nov 272020
 

To set up as an arbiter of good taste is in the worst taste possible.