Every group exists by discriminating, and every campaign against its discrimination is a campaign against the group.
One must read widely to discover the few books to read deeply.
To portray competence in detail requires a genius; to portray genius in detail requires a god.
“Mind-work” is generally more mindless than “hand-work”, and the conceit of the clerks only underlines the fact.
Who will flatter you today will denounce you tomorrow.
All Canadians are experts on American politics in the way all childless people, who experience children mostly as squalling public nuisances, are experts on child-rearing.
To tell the world how little success matters is one of the most delightful perquisites of success.
Many a reputation has been made by dying at just the right time.
Parody is the insincerest form of flattery.
A story of only exciting parts is like a wardrobe of only exciting garments.