Quotes by Philo Vance

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

Philo Vance

Other Great Authors

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.

Abraham Lincoln

Just think -- IBM and DEC in the same room -- and we did it. Makes you feel warm inside.

Ken Thompson

Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile I caught hell for.

Earl Warren

They (who) seek to establish systems of government based on the regimentation of all human beings by a handful of individual rulers. . . call this a new order. It is not new and it is not order.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

We take greater pains to persuade others that we are happy than in endeavoring to think so ourselves.


What kind of man would live a life without daring Is life so sweet that we should criticize men that seek adventure Is there a better way to die

Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr. »

Our aspirations are our possibilities.

Samuel Johnson »