All motives are base; some actions are noble.
Evils often cancel.
Suicide will never be common; it requires imagination.
What makes people imagine that “the best we can do” is any good at all?
Censorship, like any other government function, can be outsourced.
Ideas spread when the people who hold them move, and perish when the people who hold them die.
Journalism is the first draft of history, shortly to reside with all other first drafts.
The realistic, democratic, and inclusive standard for beauty is ugliness.
The three dominant political ideologies of the past century are fascism, communism, and autism.
Academic press: Books that no one will read at prices that no one will pay.