If all else fails, immortality can always be assured by spectacular error.
Few things are more tempting to a writer than to repeat, admiringly, what he has said before
Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative.
The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.
More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
Where humor is concerned there are no standards - no one can say what is good or bad, although you can be sure that everyone will.
Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.
If we were not in Vietnam, all that part of the world would be enjoying the obscurity it so richly deserves.
The happiest time of anyone's life is just after the first divorce.