Everything – Page 260 – A book of aphorisms
Jan 242014
 

Anyone who hates children is paying them far too much attention.

Jan 232014
 

Politicians do not place their personal interests before the national interest: they regard them as indispensable to the national interest.

Jan 222014
 

The most interesting things to do are the dullest to watch.

Jan 202014
 

Our ancestors believed in ghosts of people; we believe in multiple regression — ghosts of causes.

Jan 162014
 

No government suppresses thought and speech as effectively as your friends and neighbors do.

Jan 152014
 

The revolutionary is nine parts hatred and envy of the oppressor, and one part sympathy and love for the oppressed.

Jan 142014
 

To hate something properly you must have liked it once.

Jan 132014
 

Revolutions spare nothing but the machinery of the state at which they are ostensibly directed.