Ask if you do your job well, but first ask if it ought to be done at all.
All agree that memory is fugitive, but few draw the necessary conclusion about identity.
Indolence wears many subtle disguises; sometimes it appears as fastidious disgust for the second-rate.
“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” would be a more telling argument if everything were not, in fact, broke.
Arguments from authority are rarely made by authorities.
Sometimes one lies to avoid the appearance of lying.
One must strip away the outer layers of deceit and pretense from a person to reveal the inner core of pretense and deceit.
Trophy wives also have trophy husbands.
When someone says that an argument has been discredited he means only that it has gone out of style.
Shortly before death comes nostalgia.