Never tell a man he’s funny: the idea, once implanted, is impossible, in spite of all evidence to the contrary, to dislodge.
We asked first for eternal life, then eternal youth; today we plead for eternal adolescence and tomorrow for eternal infancy.
Billionaires start making trouble when they stop making money.
Never give up what you can postpone indefinitely.
The world is run by smart people’s ideas, in stupid people’s versions.
Heaven we believe in: Hell we are familiar with.
What ends an episode of mass psychosis? Only fatigue.
For every piece of pornography, no matter how crude or explicit, critics can be found to praise its bold, transgressive, sophisticated commentary on the acts in question.
If you think, you might not act, and if you don’t act, how can you be an activist?
Your friends will generally put up with whatever hideous thing you say to them, as long as it isn’t true.