Sunday, 17 September 2017


Men become civilised, 
not in proportion to their willingness to believe, 
but in proportion to their readiness to doubt.
 — Ambrose Bierce

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Three Times Proves It

On some great and glorious day 
the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, 
and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.
 — HL Mencken (1880-1956)

Monday, 28 August 2017

Taking Liberties

When liberty is mentioned, 
we must always be careful to observe 
whether it is not really the assertion of private interests 
which is thereby designated.

 — Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Thursday, 24 August 2017


Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
 — Max Beerbohm