Quote of the Day

Thinking means concentrating on one thing long enough to develop an idea about it.

“The exclamation point is singular among all punctuation because it has no true grammatical function in English except to amplify a feeling—excitement, enthusiasm, or shock—presumably not adequately conveyed by the words selected.” — Pamela Haag, “Death by Treacle,” The American Scholar (2010-03-01)

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