Monday, January 5, 2009

Thought of the day

A professional politician is a professionally dishonorable man. In order to get anywhere near high office he has to make so many compromises and submit to so many humiliations that he becomes indistinguishable from a streetwalker.

"H.L. Mencken

I would like to know when ML Mencken state the above. It is a true
statement for all times.

1 comment:

  1. I couldn't agree more!! and yet people put such great faith/hope in some politicians; makes no sense to me