Death is death.
justifying his invention of poison chlorine gas
And isn’t he right? (I mean with the logic, not with the chemistry.)
Let them eat growth.
Let them eat Hope. (pk’s typical dose of irony is a little extra strong there.)
Women should be protected against their protectors.
Ben Hecht gets his own module here.
Never attribute to malice that which can be explained by stupidity.
If every nation were to bring all its evil deeds to a given place, in order to make an exchange with some other nation, when they had all looked carefully at their neighbors’ faults, they would be truly glad to cary their own back again.
In this world nobody remains prosperous for long.
Custody of the great state of Florida, which was not known for its attentiveness toward children.
Better to aggravate others than yourself.
Primum non nocere.
(And I understand that if you read the fine print, Hippocrates’ proposition 1) is actually a scheme to strengthen the guild: pro-doctors, anti-free trade. Burn the witches, stomp on the midwives.)
There’s always one of two possibilities.
(Gee, and I thought there’d have to be two!)
Propaganda does not deceive people; it merely helps them to deceive themselves.
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in.
Posthumous fame doesn’t buy beer.
We have figured out which hills are worth dying on, and which are not.
Quotes by Alphabet