- Name: Gore Vidal
- Born: 10/03/1925
- Died: 07/31/2012 (86 years old)
- Occupation: Writer, novelist, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, actor
Eugene Luther Gore Vidal (//; born Eugene Louis Vidal, October 3, 1925 – July 31, 2012) was an American writer and public intellectual known for his epigrammatic wit, patrician manner, and polished style of writing.
Birth Name: Eugene Louis Vidal
Alias: Eugene Louis Vidal
Party: Democratic, People’s Party, (affiliated non–member)
Birth Place: West Point, New York, U.S.
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Gore Vidal quotes :
As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days.Gore Vidal
It is the spirit of the age to believe that any fact, no matter how suspect, is superior to any imaginative exercise, no matter how true.Gore Vidal
The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but finding myself able to have as many freshly typed drafts as possible.Gore Vidal
The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.Gore Vidal
Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.Gore Vidal
In America, the race goes to the loud, the solemn, the hustler. If you think you're a great writer, you must say that you are.Gore Vidal
Fifty percent of people won't vote, and fifty percent don't read newspapers. I hope it's the same fifty percent.Gore Vidal