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, February 20, 2003
Don't tell my wife... I just noticed that Texas' own Veronica Franco has put me on her blogroll. Well, I've never been linked to a courtesan before. Really. And I swear, it's totally platonic. But thanks for the nod, Evelyn.

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