Courage! You have less to lose than you think.
The archetype of the modern intellectual is not the dry specialist, as the nineteenth century foresaw, but the interdisciplinary huckster.
When you have eliminated all other possible explanations, the one that remains, however unlikely, must be that you missed something.
A man can adapt to nearly anything, but only two or three times.
The heretic is not punished for error: he is punished for heresy.
It is a kind of madness, never to sicken at the sound of your own voice.
Revolution gets awfully good press, considering its track record.
That no one is above the Law is less a principle than a threat.
The reader will often reject, when it is explained and argued for, what he would swallow if it were stated baldly and unadorned.
Inflict the punishment, and the crime will be inferred.