H. L. Mencken Quotes on love

Women have simple tastes. They get pleasure out of the conversation of children in arms and men in love... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Whenever you hear a man speak of his love for his country, it is a sign that he expects to be paid for it... view

By: H. L. Mencken

To be in love is merely to be in a state of perceptual anesthesia - to mistake an ordinary young woman for a goddess... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Adultery is the application of democracy to love... view

By: H. L. Mencken

A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins to bunch them... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop... view

By: H. L. Mencken

Love is an emotion that is based on an opinion of women that is impossible for those who have had any experience with them... view

By: H. L. Mencken