H. L. Mencken

H. L. Mencken

was a German-American journalist, satirist, cultural critic and scholar of American English
There are people who read too much: bibliobibuli. I know some who are constantly drunk on books, as other men are drunk on whiskey or religion. They wander through this most diverting and stimulating of worlds in a haze, seeing nothing and hearing nothing. H. L. Mencken quotes

Quotes of the month

Author Unknown As a rule, the same "intellectuals" believe in both fortune-tellers and experts. [11/16/2022 06:11:37] More


Alexander Gavrish With the enthusiasm characteristic of our people, the result of the work no longer matters. [11/14/2022 03:11:08] More


Vasily Nebenzya Don't call it a war. This is called ôspecial military operation in Donbass". [11/24/2022 04:11:29] More


Author Unknown The absence of any plan greatly complicates it search. [11/29/2022 04:11:40] More


Alexander Gavrish In order not to be envied, try not to achieve anything in life. [11/08/2022 03:11:22] More