There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
People are much too solemn about things - I'm all for sticking pins into Episcopal behinds
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness.
People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.
The impulse to cruelty is, in many people, almost as violent as the impulse to sexual love - almost as violent and much more mischievous.
The propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets of people are human.
Assembled in a crowd, people lose their powers of reasoning and their capacity for moral choice.
The survival of democracy depends on the ability of large numbers of people to make realistic choices in the light of adequate information.