If you are not a brand, you are a commodity

we perhaps have the elements of a mutually beneficial manufacturing venture

Like all the best works of argumentative nonfiction, it falls down at the stage of policy fixes

Of the couples where one partner earns vastly more, the other tends to bring cultural clout, grander relatives, a handy passport or some such equaliser

Je suis de la dernière génération qui, derrière les études ne visait pas un métier

The need for each society to publish under its own imprint was again often a question of economics

die Steinwüste … die sich Berlin nennt

τὸ ζητεῖν πανταχοῦ τὸ χρήσιμον ἥκιστα ἁρμόττει τοῖς μεγαλοψύχοις καὶ τοῖς ἐλευθερίοις