Welles may refer to:

  • Welles (name)
  • Edmund Welles, San Francisco bass clarinet quartet
  • USS Welles (DD-257) United States Navy destroyer
  • USS Welles (DD-628) United States Navy destroyer

Famous quotes containing the word welles:

    Everybody is somebody’s fool. The only way to stay out of trouble is to grow old, so I guess I’ll concentrate on that. Maybe I’ll live so long that I’ll forget her. Maybe I’ll die trying.
    —Orson Welles (1915–1985)

    The day after he’d met her, he told me about her. He said she was a cross-section of the American public.
    —Orson Welles (1915–1985)

    The ideal American type is perfectly expressed by the Protestant, individualist, anti-conformist, and this is the type that is in the process of disappearing. In reality there are few left.
    —Orson Welles (1915–1984)