Quotes by Philo Vance

The democratic theory is that if you accumulate enough ignorance at the polls, you produce intelligence.

Philo Vance

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Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.

Soren Kierkegaard

There are many people in the world who really don't understand-or say they don't-what is the great issue between the free world and the Communist world. ... Let them come to Berlin

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Inflation continues till common man is completely sucked out of money, then recession sets in and continues till he becomes suckable again.

B. J. Gupta

A clever man commits no minor blunders.

Johann von Goethe

Soar, eat ether, see what has never been seen depart, be lost, but climb.

Edna St. Vincent Millay

I would rather not know how to write and have something to say than know how to write and have nothing to say.

Enrique Tessieri »

Sometimes, big trees grow out of acorns. I think I heard that from a squirrel.

Jerry Coleman »

Wit makes its own welcome, and levels all distinctions. No dignity, no learning, no force of character, can make any stand against good wit.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »