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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Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for the rest of his life.

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The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

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The best cure for Christianity is reading the Bible.

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Where self-interest is suppressed, it is replaced by a burdensome system of bureaucratic control that dries up the wellspring of initiative and creativity.

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He that fears your presence will hate you absence.

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