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"There is always an easy solution to every problem - neat, plausible, and wrong." - H.L. Mencken

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"There is always an easy solution to every problem - neat, plausible, and wrong." - H.L. Mencken
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"A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good woman." - H.L. Mencken

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"A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good woman." - H.L. Mencken
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"Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods." - H.L. Mencken

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"Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods." - H.L. Mencken
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"Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard." - H.L. Mencken

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"Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard." - H.L. Mencken
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"The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule." - H.L. Mencken

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"The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule." - H.L. Mencken
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“The only liberty an inferior man really cherishes is the liberty to quit work, stretch out in the sun, and scratch himself.” - Henry Louis Mencken

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"The only liberty an inferior man really cherishes is the liberty to quit work, stretch out in the sun, and scratch himself."- Henry Louis Mencken
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"Any man who inflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood." - H.L. Mencken

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"Any man who inflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood." - +H.L. Mencken
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"It is the nature of the human species to reject what is true but unpleasant, and to embrace what is obviously false but comforting. “ - H.L. Mencken

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"It is the nature of the human species to reject what is true but unpleasant, and to embrace what is obviously false but comforting. “ - H.L. Mencken
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"All government, of course, is against liberty." - H.L. Mencken

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"All government, of course, is against liberty." - H.L. Mencken
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"Adultery is the application of democracy to love." - H.L.Mencken

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"Adultery is the application of democracy to love." - H.L.Mencken
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