Everything – Page 4 – A book of aphorisms
Nov 302023

Who does not publicly acknowledge his errors soon forgets that he made them.

Nov 292023

Official corruption is always friction where the regime is honest, and usually lubrication where it’s not.

Nov 282023

Many places are nice to live, but you wouldn’t want to visit there.

Nov 272023

A hunger for novelty begets a tolerance for shoddiness: the new toy, though broken, will shortly be replaced.

Nov 232023

To be a danger to oneself is a contradiction, for ethical hedonists, or a tautology, for everyone else.

Nov 212023

To do what one does not approve is weakness; to do what one pretends to approve is servility.