More From H. L. Mencken
- "Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop."
- "A national political campaign is better than the best circus ever heard of, with a mass baptism and a couple of hangings thrown in."
- "Love is an emotion that is based on an opinion of women that is impossible for those who have had any experience with them."
More In Government
- "The diversity in the faculties of men, from which the rights of property originate, is not less an insuperable obstacle to an uniformity of interests. The protection of these faculties is the first object of government."― James Madison
- "I told another ESPN friend here, I love all sports. I can’t think of any I don’t love. I’ve even come to appreciate cricket. Maybe I could play a sportswriter. I don’t know. Anything in the sports realm is appealing."― Sean Astin
- "I am running for president to help create a better future. A future where everyone who wants a job can find one. Where no senior fears for the security of their retirement. An America where every parent knows that their child will get an education that leads them to a good job and a bright horizon."― Mitt Romney