Under Socialism the efficient man would have a price upon his head. H. L. Mencken, in Robert Rives La Monte and Mencken, Men versus The Man (1910). By: Redactor H. L. Mencken Thomas Jefferson Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website − = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.