To expect defeat is nine-tenths of defeat itself.
Quote by Henry Louis Mencken
Democracy is based upon so childish a complex of fallacies that they must be protected...
History deals mainly with captains and kings, gods and prophets, exploiters and despoilers, not with...
Morality is nothing but a struggle for safety
They have taken the care and upbringing of children out of the hands of parents,...
Government under democracy is thus government by orgy, almost by orgasm.
A society made up of individuals who were all capable of original thought would probably...
We must respect the other fellow's religion,but only in the sense and to the extent...
Bachelors know more about women than married men; if they didn't they'd be married too.
Change is not progress
Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body
There are two kinds of music; German music and bad music.
Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time
Government is actually the worst failure of civilized man. There has never been a really...
School days are the unhappiest in the whole span if human existence. They are full...
Free speech is too dangerous to a democracy to be permitted
Legend: A lie that has attained the dignity of age.
For every problem there is a solution which is simple, clean and wrong.
The chief knowledge that a man gets from reading books is the knowledge that very...
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The...
If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet,...