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Facts about Mel Brooks
SummaryMel Brooks is a famous Comedian from USA, he/she is 90 years old and still alive, born June 28, 1926.
Zodiac etc.He/she is born under the zodiac cancer, who is known for Emotion, Diplomatic, Intensity, Impulsive, Selective. Our collection contains 21 quotes who is written / told by Mel, under the main topics: Funny, Life.
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Famous quotes by Mel Brooks (21)
"Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive"
"You're always a little disappointing in person because you can't be the edited essence of yourself"
"Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die"
"These men both publicly and privately have done so much for me. Without Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick I would be living in a little motel just around the corner here, trying to make ends meet"
"Rhetoric does not get you anywhere, because Hitler and Mussolini are just as good at rhetoric. But if you can bring these people down with comedy, they stand no chance"
"If you're quiet, you're not living. You've got to be noisy and colorful and lively"
"If Shaw and Einstein couldn't beat death, what chance have I got? Practically none"
"If presidents can't do it to their wives, they do it to their country"
"I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front"
"Every human being has hundreds of separate people living under his skin. The talent of a writer is his ability to give them their separate names, identities, personalities and have them relate to other characters living with him"
"As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes"