(P)retensions of “science” are the last refuge of those who offer neither the evidence nor the logic that are integral to science.
Age gives you an excuse for not being very good at things that you were not very good at when you were young.
— Thomas Sowell
“People who pride themselves on their ‘complexity” and deride others for being ‘simplistic’ should realize that the truth is often not very complicated. What gets complex is evading the truth.”
What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don’t like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don’t expect freedom to survive very long.
“We can only make our choices among alternatives actually available, and rectifying the past is not one of those options.”