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Mel Brooks Quotes

(1926), American Actor, Director

Humor is just another defense against the universe.

Category: Humor

Look, I really don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive, you got to flap your arms and legs, you got to jump around a lot, you got to make a lot of noise, because life is the very opposite of death. And therefore, as I see it, if you're quiet, you're not living. You've got to be noisy, or at least your thoughts should be noisy and colorful and lively.

Category: Philosophers And Philosophy

If presidents don't do it to their wives, they do it to the country.

Category: President

I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front.

Category: Winners And Winning

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.

Category: Writers And Writing