When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative.
Quote by H L Mencken
The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than...
Morality is the theory that every human act must be either right or wrong, and...
The chief contribution of Protestantism to human thought is its massive proof that God is...
I never lecture, not because I am shy or a bad speaker, but simply because...
I write in order to attain that feeling of tension relieved and function achieved which...
Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
We must be willing to pay a price for freedom.
For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong.
I go on working for the same reason that a hen goes on laying eggs.
Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.
Before a man speaks it is always safe to assume that he is a fool....
The worst government is often the most moral. One composed of cynics is often very...
Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins...
Judge: a law student who marks his own examination-papers.
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know...
Historian: an unsuccessful novelist.
An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes...
Being an idealist is not being a simpleton; without idealists there would be no optimism...
Ideals do exist, the rest is just temporary interruption.