Jan 092014

No one remembers who lost the argument, only who lost his temper.

Jan 082014

Most people, on most matters, are not, in fact, entitled to an opinion.

Jan 072014

Clever is a great compliment to children and a gross insult to adults.

Jan 062014

“It was a culture,” the historian will write a century from now, “that found it necessary to invent the word ‘unironically.'”

Jan 032014

That no change is possible was the ancient superstition; that any change is possible is the modern one.

Jan 022014

Now that all have prizes, has everybody won?

Dec 312013

Anger impairs judgment but improves memory.

Dec 302013

Spend enough time mastering a complex system of ideas and you end up believing it.