Apr 082016
 

To lie to children efficiently you need school; to lie to them uniformly you need public school.

Apr 072016
 

If all writing were scrupulously edited for spelling and grammar, it would be just about as bad.

Apr 062016
 

To believe again is almost unheard of; to believe still is as common as dirt.

Apr 052016
 

You don’t signal your opinions, you signal with them.

Apr 042016
 

Hypochondriacs also get sick, and paranoids also have enemies.

Mar 312016
 

To persuade a man, convince him not that the idea is sound but that it is his own.

Mar 302016
 

It would be a dull world that conformed to your ideas about it.

Mar 292016
 

Opportunity, legal status, result — we are all apparently obliged to believe in the equality of something.