A writer is a person who has turned the fact that his bark is worse than his bite into a professional qualification.
If voting posed any threat to the reigning order, one would not be constantly exhorted to do it.
The man a year ahead of his time is a success, the man a decade ahead is a bankrupt, and the man a century ahead is a lunatic.
No writer can parody himself properly, except by accident.
With elites like these, who needs commoners?
No social system can withstand a horde of vandals hell-bent on doing good.
The Four Freedoms
J.B.S. Haldane remarked, a century ago, that Earth could be united only by a Martian invasion. He was wrong: today there would be a large and vociferous pro-Martian party.
To become expert in something is the only way to learn that you know nothing about anything else.
Let epigones be epigones.