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A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Fame
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A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Church
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A cosmic philosophy is not constructed to fit a man; a cosmic philosophy is constructed to fit a cosmos. A man can no more possess a private religion than he can possess a private sun and moon.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Religion
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A friend in power is a friend lost.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Power
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A friend in power is a friend lost.
-: [ The Education of Henry Adams (1907) Ch.7 ]
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Power
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A good novel tells us the truth about it's hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Books
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A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Politics
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A judge is a law student who grades his own papers.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Law
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A man who waits to believe in action before acting is anything you like, but he's not a man of action.. You must act as you breathe.
~ Georges Clemenceau | ( French statesman and journalist. ) | 1841-1929 | Action
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A man's life is interesting primarily when he has failed, I well know. For it's a sign that he tried to surpass himself.
~ Georges Clemenceau | ( French statesman and journalist. ) | 1841-1929 | Failure
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A metaphysician is one who, when you remark that twice two makes four, demands to know what you mean by twice, what by two, what by makes, and what by four. For asking such questions metaphysicians are supported in oriental luxury in the universities, and respected as educated and intelligent men.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Metaphysics
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A prohibitionist is the sort of man one couldn't care to drink with, even if he drank.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Alcoholism
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A stiff apology is a second insult. The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Apology
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A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Teachers
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A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Teachers
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A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Teachers
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Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint; therefore, the ideally free individual is responsible to himself.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Liberty
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Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Chance
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Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.
~ Henry Brooks Adams | (American journalist ) | 1838-1918 | Chance
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Adultery is the application of democracy to love.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Adultery
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All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Architecture
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