Never offend people with style when you can offend them with substance.
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone.
I am writing a book about the Crusades so dull that I can scarcely write it.
The 1 to 2 billion poorest in the world, who don’t have food for the day, suffer from the worst disease: globalization deficiency. The way globalization is occurring could be much better, but the worst thing is not being part of it. For those people, we need to support good civil societies and governments.
An institute run with such knavish imbecility that if it were not the work of God it would not last a fortnight.
To bear is to conquer our fate.
Any subject can be made interesting, and therefore any subject can be made boring.
We have great international experts within India telling us that the climate is changing, and actions has to be taken, otherwise China and India would be the countries most to suffer from climate change.
Statistics are the triumph of the quantitative method, and the quantitative method is the victory of sterility and death.
Data allow your political judgments to be based on fact, to the extent that numbers describe realities.