Quotations by Author
- Whenever you hear a man speak of his love for his country, it is a sign that he expects to be paid for it.
- H. L. Mencken, A Mencken Chrestomathy
- Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.
- H. L. Mencken, A Mencken Chrestomathy (1949)
- The cure for the evils of democracy is more democracy!
- H. L. Mencken, Notes on Democracy, 1926
- After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations.
- H. L. Mencken, on Shakespeare
- There is always a well-known solution to every human problem--neat, plausible, and wrong.
- H. L. Mencken, Prejudices: Second Series, 1920
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