We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
Quote by H L Mencken
Live For The Moment Quotes
Nine times out of ten, in the arts as in life, there is actually no...
A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
Puritanism. The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
Platitude: an idea (a) that is admitted to be true by everyone, and (b) that...
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous...
Judge: a law student who marks his own examination-papers.
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true....
Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage.
I hate all sports as rabidly as a person who likes sports hates common sense.
In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for;...
If women believed in their husbands they would be a good deal happier and also...
A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience...
Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body.
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins...
The opera is to music what a bawdy house is to a cathedral.
Temptation is a woman's weapon and man's excuse.
The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were...