Edgar Wallace’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Edgar Wallace Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Edgar Wallace’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Edgar Wallace quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Edgar Wallace’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

― Edgar Wallace, The Clue of the Twisted Candle

 “Non ho mai seguito valori illusori, come il successo, ma ho cercato e trovato dei punti di forza che mi hanno consentito una concezione più ampia del mondo, una sempre rinnovata capacità di gratitudine nei confronti dei miei simili e una sincera umiltà che mi assiste oggi, mentre dalla mia piccola posizione di vantaggio lungo il cammino che va verso l’alto e non finisce mai, guardo la pazienza ammirevole e il coraggio di quelli che dietro di me lottano ancora.”
― Edgar Wallace

“don’t know whether there’s a law that stops my doing this, Jim; but if there is, you’ve got to get round it. You’re a lawyer and you know the game. You’re my pal and the best pal I’ve had, Jim, and you’ll do it for me.” The dying man looked”
― Edgar Wallace, The Green Rust

 “His language was, as I say, under great provocation, violent and unusual. He had a trick of using words which never were on land or sea, and illustrating his instruction or his admonition with the quaintest phraseology.”
― Edgar Wallace, The Clue of the Twisted Candle

 “Later in the morning a messenger brought Mr Reeder to the chief’s office, and he arrived with that ineffable air of apology and diffidence which gave the uninitiated such an altogether wrong idea of his calibre.”
― Edgar Wallace, The Casefiles of Mr. J.G. Reeder

 “I never did believe in the equality of the sexes, but no girl is the weaker vessel if she gets first grip of the kitchen poker.”
― Edgar Wallace, The Casefiles of Mr. J.G. Reeder

“…mankind is not perfect, less perfect is womankind, and least perfect is that section of mankind which employs servants.”
― Edgar Wallace

 “You see you left a little thumb print, and we are rather whales on thumb prints at Scotland Yard, Fisher.”
― Edgar Wallace, The Clue of the Twisted Candle

“An intellectual is someone who has found something more interesting than sex.”
― Edgar Wallace

“Vanity takes no more obnoxious form than the everlasting desire for approval.”
― Edgar Wallace, Complete Works of Edgar Wallace

10 Famous Quotes by Author Edgar Wallace

10 quotes by Edgar Wallace there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Edgar Wallace quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Edgar Wallace Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Edgar Wallace Quote 

“dead!” She burst into a fresh storm of sobs. Jimmy left it to the local C.I.D. to watch the house. “Though I do not expect we shall catch the birds,” he said, “for either the boy or the woman will communicate with them — that is certain.” He snatched a few hours’ sleep and was again at his desk by noon, interviewing such of the privileged reporters as had the entree to his office. Whether Dora had come to town or not he did not know, for his inquiries took him away from the house in Portland Place. He neither saw nor heard from Knowles; the little man seemed to have disappeared as completely and as mysteriously as any of those who had gone before him. His landlady reported that he had not returned to the house,”

― Edgar Wallace, The Complete Works of Edgar Wallace

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