Don’t overestimate the decency of the human race. -Mencken, H. L.
- Wentworth Dillon – decency of sense “Immodest words admit of no defence; For want of decency is want of sense.” ~Wentworth Dillon
- "Peace by persuasion has a pleasant sound, but… "Peace by persuasion has a pleasant sound, but I think we should not be able to work it. We should have to tame the human race first, and history seems to show that that cannot be done." - Mark Twain
- "If you asked me to name the three scariest… "If you asked me to name the three scariest threats facing the human race, I would give the same answer that most people would: nuclear war, global warming and Windows." - Dave Barry
- "The origin of the human race is not as blind a… "The origin of the human race is not as blind a subject as it once was. Let alone God creating Adam out of hand, from the dust of the earth, does anyone believe that Eve was made from Adam's rib...?" - Clarence Darrow