Time is a great legalizer, even in the field of morals
Quote by Henry Louis Mencken
A society made up of individuals who were all capable of original thought would probably...
There is only one honest impulse at the bottom of Puritanism, and that is the...
Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.
All government, of course, is against liberty.
A great literature is chiefly the product of inquiring minds in revolt against the immovable...
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins...
Jury: A group of 12 people, who, having lied to the judge about their health,...
Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice
Misogynist: A man who hates women as much as women hate one another.
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous...
Bachelors know more about women than married men; if they didn't they'd be married too.
Jealousy: The theory that some other fellow has just as little taste
Criticism is prejudice made plausible.
Religion is fundamentally opposed to everything I hold in veneration - courage, clear thinking, honesty,...
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends
Suicide is belated acquiescence in the opinion of one's wife's relatives
Husbands never become good; they merely become proficient
Man is always looking for someone to boast to; woman is always looking for a...
Changing husbands is only changing troubles.
Every man wants a woman to appeal to his better side, his nobler instincts and...