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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Accept the challenges so that you may feel the exhiliration of victory.

George Smith Patton, Jr.

We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.

Dora Russell

Fanatic. One who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.

Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill

If you cry 'Forward' you must without fail make plain in what direction to go. Don't you see that if, without doing so, you call out the word to both a monk and a revolutionary, they will go in directions precisely opposite

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

Theodor Reik

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson »

Every man who is not a monster, mathematician or a mad philosopher, is the slave of some woman or other.

George Eliot, Scenes of Clerical Life - Amos Barton »

Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going too fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.

Eddie Cantor »