einmal die fixe Idee herrscht, arme Individuen, welche mit Ueberwindung so vieler Hindernisse eine wissenschaftliche Carrière anstreben, müssten doch einen unüberwindlichen Drang nach Höherem haben

Using technology funded by taxpayers, they build tollgates between you and other people’s free content and all the while pay almost no tax on their earnings

The present state of affairs is really a perversion of the proper working of capitalism. It is all wrong to have millionaires before you have ceased to have slums

διαφθείρονται … καὶ φέρειν οὐ παντὸς ἀνδρὸς εὐτυχίαν

Having failed to land an ambassadorship he coveted in London or Beijing … he began to stew over Disney’s fate

Every successful publisher – really successful, mind you – could make more money by going into some other business

Instagrammers are teased for their pouting selfies and try-hard glamour. LinkedIn users are difficult to take seriously in all their bumptiousness