H. L. Mencken Quotes

100 wallpapers

H. L. Mencken Quote: “For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong.”


H. L. Mencken Quote: “Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “The best client is a scared millionaire.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “For the habitual truth-teller and truth-seeker, indeed, the whole world has very little liking. He is always unpopular.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Adultery is the application of democracy to love.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Honor is simply the morality of superior men.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “There is always an easy solution to every problem – neat, plausible, and wrong.”


H. L. Mencken Quote: “On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “No matter how happily a woman may be married, it always pleases her to discover that there is a nice man who wishes that she were not.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Misogynist: A man who hates women as much as women hate one another.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “The only really happy folk are married women and single men.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Morality is doing what is right, no matter what you are told. Religion is doing what you are told, no matter what is right.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “The men the American people admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars; the men they detest most violently are those who try to tell them the truth.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable...”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself.”

H. L. Mencken Quote: “Alimony – the ransom that the happy pay to the devil.”

Show More (80 Remaining)
Marriage Quotes
Freedom Quotes
Competition Quotes
Being Happy Quotes
Ignorance Quotes
Humor Quotes
Motivational Quotes
Inspirational Entrepreneurship Quotes
Positive Quotes
Startup Quotes
Albert Einstein Quotes
Steve Jobs Quotes
QUOTE TEXT
,
Close

Get Inspired. Get Motivated.

We're on a mission of turning inspiring quotes into beautiful wallpapers. Start your week with a motivational kick. Don't miss out on our next weekly batch.

Join 36,000+ other people and subscribe to Quotefancy Weekly Digest.

Subscribe