Dagger in hand

A man of prodigious fortune, coming to add his opinion to some light discussion that was going on casually at his table, began precisely thus: "It can only be a liar or an ignoramus who will say otherwise than," and so on. Pursue that philosophical point, dagger in hand.

--Michel de Montaigne, Of the art of discussion.

Stab back: cmnewman99-at-yahoo.com


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Thursday, June 13, 2002
And we have a winner, scant nanoseconds after the post went up, by none other than Dave Tepper, who by the way used this blogger template long before I did. Pretty on the ball for someone who supposedly fears sleeping through the apocolypse.

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