bkMarcus has his own module of quotes here:
Correct the referee: then the player.
I never liked McEnroe, thought he was bad for the game, thought he should have been smacked, was blinded to his excellence; but I do love that anti-authoritarian sentiment.
No God, no country, no “society.” Just people and things, and people one by one.
Elections are completely undemocratic, they’re down right antidemocratic. Everybody knows that!
Without a doubt, the most effective method by which the state creates a mystique is through control of education. The evolution of compulsory state-controlled schooling reads like a history of political maneuvering, in which the goal of teaching children literacy skills plays a minor role. Public education is by no means inept or disordered as it is made out to be. It is an ice-cold, superb machine designed to perform one very important job. The problem is not that public schools do not work well, but rather that they do. The first goal and primary function of schools is not to educate good people, but good citizens. It is the function which we normally label state indoctrination.
Show me a nation possessed of a large navy, and I will show you a nation always at war.
An expert is one who never makes small mistakes in his progress toward the grand fallacy.
Electronics repealed the Bill of Rights.
My life has been a path at the edge of uncertainty.
If you don’t know this guy, correct that, this instant.
You don’t grow on a secure path..
Liberty doesn’t always have clean hands.
But the state lies in all languages of good and evil; and whatever it says, it lies – and whatever it has, it has stolen.
Psychology is the study of the secrets a person keeps from himself.
Race is a fairy tale that the kingdom cannot function without .
Work out results mathematically, then convert them to ordinary language; if the second step is impossible, burn the mathematics.
I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury.
Humans in society: playthings of alien forces
HL Mencken has his own quotes module here.