“Silence will save me from being wrong (and foolish), but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right.” -- Igor Stravinsky
I think you should rename this blog, "Assertions: Sometimes Mine, But Often I Quote Others."
Done and done!
Dang, I would've made something pithier if I knew you'd call my bluff.
No, Bob, you would have made something pithier if only you could have made something pithier.