Everything – Page 5 – A book of aphorisms
Apr 012022
 

No man accounts for his failures without resort to misfortune or injustice, and when they do not exist, he invents them.

Mar 252022
 

After every vice has been declared a syndrome, a disorder to be diagnosed and treated, the virtues will shortly follow.

Mar 242022
 

Never have so many been so eager to participate in class discussion without having done the reading.

Mar 232022
 

The indispensable qualification for revolutionary politics is having nothing better to do.

Mar 222022
 

The apology is usually imaginary, but then so is the offense.

Mar 212022
 

The plagiarist, no matter what he says in public, never feels remorse. He regards himself as cheated out of his own thoughts and words by the sheer bad luck of someone else having written them first.