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

Other Great Authors

A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.

Samuel Johnson

Women remember the first kiss, men remember the last.


Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller, My Religion, 1927

Someone's boring me. I think it's me.

Dylan Thomas »

Many brave men lived before Agamemnon but all are overwhelmed in eternal night, unwept, unknown, because they lack a sacred poet.

Horace »

Veni, vidi, vici.[I came, I saw, I conquered]

Julius Caesar, from Suetonius, Lives of the Caesars »