A nation never falls but by suicide
Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks
Society is divided into two classes, the shearers and the horn
Society is no one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and the Bored
An armed society is a polite society
Society is composed of two great classes: those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners
Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another
A society made up of individuals who were all capable of original thought would probably be unendurable
I couldn't quit, because of all the kids, and the blacks, and the little people pulling for me. I represent both the underdog and the overdo in our society
There are things in that paper that nobody knows but me, or ever will.
Behind that outside pattern the dim shapes get clearer every day.
It is always the same shape, only very numerous.
And it is like a woman stooping down and creeping about behind that pattern