Tyler's truisms

  • Exclusion Decree: There is an exception to every rule, and most people think they are it.
  • MacMillan’s Maxim: When the winds of change blow hard enough, the most trivial of things can turn into deadly projectiles.
  • Murphy’s Law: The buddy system is essential to your survival; it gives the enemy somebody else to shoot at.
  • Roger’s Law: When you are dissatisfied and would like to go back to your youth, think of algebra.
  • Rule of Strides: When you are standing on the edge of a cliff, a step forward is not progress.