Quotes: H

Death is death.

Fritz Haber, Nobel Laureate
(Jew, German)
justifying his invention of poison chlorine gas

And isn’t he right? (I mean with the logic, not with the chemistry.)

Let them eat growth.

Hanson, Jay

Let them eat Hope. (pk’s typical dose of irony is a little extra strong there.)

Women should be protected against their protectors.

Moses Harman

Ben Hecht gets his own module here.

Never attribute to malice that which can be explained by stupidity.

Robert Heinlein

If every nation were to bring all its evil deeds to a given place, in order to make an exchange with some other nation, when they had all looked carefully at their neighbors’ faults, they would be truly glad to cary their own back again.


In this world nobody remains prosperous for long.


Custody of the great state of Florida, which was not known for its attentiveness toward children.

Carl Hiaasen

Better to aggravate others than yourself.

Heinrich Himmler

Primum non nocere.

First, do no harm.

(And I understand that if you read the fine print, Hippocrates’ proposition 1) is actually a scheme to strengthen the guild: pro-doctors, anti-free trade. Burn the witches, stomp on the midwives.)

There’s always one of two possibilities.


(Gee, and I thought there’d have to be two!)
Propaganda does not deceive people; it merely helps them to deceive themselves.

Eric Hoffer

When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.

Eric Hoffer

The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in.

AE Houseman

Posthumous fame doesn’t buy beer.

Sir Fred Hoyle

We have figured out which hills are worth dying on, and which are not.

Tim Huls

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About pk

Seems to me that some modicum of honesty is requisite to intelligence. If we look in the mirror and see not kleptocrats but Christians, we’re still in the same old trouble.
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