Quotes by Elmer Davis

One of the things that is wrong with America is that everybody who has done anything at all in his own field is expected to be an authority on every subject under the sun.

Elmer Davis

The first and great commandment is Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

This will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.

Elmer Davis

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