For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
Quote by H L Mencken
A society made up of individuals who were all capable of original thought would probably...
A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good...
Man is a beautiful machine that works very badly.
The worst government is often the most moral. One composed of cynics is often very...
We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
I never smoked a cigarette until I was nine.
One may no more live in the world without picking up the moral prejudices of...
Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time.
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
Time stays, we go.
A professor must have a theory as a dog must have fleas.
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.
Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the...
It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God,...
I go on working for the same reason that a hen goes on laying eggs.
When women kiss it always reminds one of prize fighters shaking hands.
Say what you will about the ten commandments, you must always come back to the...
The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to...