To wish for what another has can be innocent, even salutary; what eats away the soul is the wish that he not have it.
The best, and the worst, are never in it for the money.
What do women want? Men who need not be told what women want.
To improve discourse on social media, I am authoritatively informed, the enlightened must be kinder, more patient, and less patronizing with the unwashed.
Separation of powers: each bureaucrat gets a tiny bit.
Deontology for thee, but not for me.
If the rich and accomplished were swine, they would be envied less. As it is, they are envied for being rich, accomplished, and not swine.
Appointments are made with resignation and kept with foreboding.
The null hypothesis is the dull hypothesis.
A man with a fixed idea is like a small child with a secret — he tries to hide it but he cannot help himself, and before long some slight provocation will send it gushing forth.