The are of will-making chiefly consists in baffling the importunity of expectation.

Men are mad most of their lives; few live sane, fewer die so. The acts of people are baffling unless we realize that their wits are disordered. Man is driven to justice by his lunacy.

The fact that my 15 minutes of fame has extended a little longer than 15 minutes is somewhat surprising to me and completely baffling to my wife.

The legal system is often a mystery, and we, its priests, preside over rituals baffling to everyday citizens.

Sometimes a concept is baffling not because it is profound but because it is wrong.