There Are Two Kinds Of Books: Those That No One Reads And Those That No One Ought To Read.
There are two kinds of books: those that no one reads and those that no one
ought to read.
-- H. L. Mencken
Immorality: The morality of those who are having a better time. -- H. L. Mencke
Government is actually the worst failure of civilized man.
There has never been a really good one, and even those that are most tolerable are arbitrary, cruel, grasping and unintelligent....
One horse laugh is worth 10,000 syllogisms. -- H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)
H. L. Mencken's Law Those who can -- do. Those who cannot -- teach.
Those who cannot teach -- administrate. (Martin's extension)...
H. L. Mencken's Law: Those who can -- do. Those who can't -- teach.
Martin's Extension: Those who cannot teach -- administrate....
Good advice is one of those insults that ought to be forgiven.
A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us. -- W. H. Aude