Everything – Page 11 – A book of aphorisms
Aug 312021
 

Nice manners are a minor virtue rarely found in people with major ones.

Aug 302021
 

It is not enough that we have more; they must have less.

Aug 252021
 

There exists a possible world where adults do not tattle on adults to other adults because they don’t like their language.

Aug 242021
 

If you fear giant multinational corporations, bent only on turning a profit, just wait until they develop other interests.

Aug 192021
 

The praise of reviewers tends to be bland and uninformative, with exceptions. One can be certain that an actor’s “riveting” performance was far worse than usual, and that a “lyrical” novel will be unreadable.