Everything – Page 200 – A book of aphorisms
Nov 042014
 

Ideologies must be classed not by what they intend to build but by what they intend to destroy.

Nov 032014
 

Hard cases make bad law, and good law makes hard cases.

Oct 312014
 

The joy of money lies less in what one does than in what one might do.

Oct 302014
 

Where some has failed, more rarely succeeds.

Oct 292014
 

Some who earn thousands of times your income don’t deserve it, which is bad; and some do, which is worse.

Oct 282014
 

The worse the government, the longer the speeches.

Oct 272014
 

If suffering ennobles, does joy degrade?

Oct 242014
 

People are confused; it does not follow that the universe is paradoxical.

Oct 232014
 

If you aren’t supposed to use people, what do you do with them?

Oct 222014
 

What surrounds sex is serious: sex itself is ridiculous.