For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
Quote by H L Mencken
H L Mencken Quotes
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous...
The cynics are right nine times out of ten.
Nevertheless, it is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended...
If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please...
Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in taxes...
Opera in English is, in the main, just about as sensible as baseball in Italian.
Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another.
Whenever you hear a man speak of his love for his country, it is a...
Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage.
The opera is to music what a bawdy house is to a cathedral.
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking.
Temptation is a woman's weapon and man's excuse.
Let's not burn the universities yet. After all, the damage they do might be worse.
It is hard for the ape to believe he descended from man.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perceptual anesthesia -...
When women kiss it always reminds one of prize-fighters shaking hands.
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins...
Adultery is the application of democracy to love.
Platitude: an idea (a) that is admitted to be true by everyone, and (b) that...