Showing posts from August, 2014

Stephen Vizinczey

Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and higher education positively fortifies it.

Richard Diran

I have a rock garden. Last week three of them died.

Benjamin Stolberg

An expert is a person who avoids small errors as he sweeps on to the grand fallacy.

Randy K. Milholland

Lies are like children. If you don't nurture them, they'll never be useful later.

James Branch Cabell

The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.

Lewis Thomas

The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.

A. A. Milne

One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.