Morality is nothing but a struggle for safety
Quote by Henry Louis Mencken
Legend: A lie that has attained the dignity of age.
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
The fundamentalist mind, running in a single rut for fifty years, is now quite unable...
He (the businessman) is the only man who is forever apologizing for his occupation
The practical politician, as every connoisseur of ochlocracy knows, is not a man who seeks...
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
Good government is that which delivers the citizen from the risk of being done out...
Time is the great legalizer, even in the field of morals.
The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were...
Jealousy is a keen observer, but looks for all the wrong signs.
The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world...
Old age ain't no place for sissies.
Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing.
Man is always looking for someone to boast to; woman is always looking for a...
Misogynist: A man who hates women as much as women hate one another
Idealist: One who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that...
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous...
Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.
Because of our Congressional committee system, our government is closer to a gerontocracy than a...
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish...