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.