Aug 292014

Courage! You have less to lose than you think.

Aug 282014

The archetype of the modern intellectual is not the dry specialist, as the nineteenth century foresaw, but the interdisciplinary huckster.

Aug 272014

When you have eliminated all other possible explanations, the one that remains, however unlikely, must be that you missed something.

Aug 262014

A man can adapt to nearly anything, but only two or three times.

Aug 252014

The heretic is not punished for error: he is punished for heresy.

Aug 222014

It is a kind of madness, never to sicken at the sound of your own voice.

Aug 202014

That no one is above the Law is less a principle than a threat.

Aug 192014

The reader will often reject, when it is explained and argued for, what he would swallow if it were stated baldly and unadorned.

Aug 182014

Inflict the punishment, and the crime will be inferred.