Everything – Page 252 – A book of aphorisms
Nov 062012

Fiction is like sugar — healthful when scarce, toxic in the great gobs in which we actually ingest it.

Nov 052012

The practicing capitalist is a capitalist; the practicing anarchist is a terrorist; the practicing socialist is a thief.

Oct 312012

One’s writing should be as clear as the subject allows, but no clearer.

Oct 292012

Money doesn’t solve problems, it dissolves them.

Oct 262012

The self-justifying utterances of murderers, thieves, cowards, blowhards, and madmen all enter the quote books under Shakespeare.

Oct 252012

Jobs are like jail, except with time added for good behavior.

Oct 242012

Our descendants will regard us for hanging men as we regard our ancestors for hanging dogs.