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"I think for my part one half of the nation is madand the other not very sound."
"Truth, like the juice of a poppy, in small quantities calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them and is attended by fatal consequences in its excess."
Walter Savage Landor
"But I have noticed this about ambitious men, or men in powerthey fear even the slightest and least likely threat to it."
"I really liked Lassie, but that horse, Flicka, was a nasty animal with a terrible disposition. All the Flickasall six of themwere awful."
(not related to Malcolm McDowell)
"There are two things no man will admit he cannot do well: drive and make love."
"When Mel told his Jewish mother he was marrying an Italian girl, she said: 'Bring her over. I'll be in the kitchenwith my head in the oven'."
(was married to Mel Brooks)
"The trouble with super heroes is what to do between phone booths."
"Three's Company was originally called Three Companies, about a trio of pharmaceutical companies. It was 10 times funnier."
(died near his birthday)
"I have always used the world of make-believe with a certain desperation."
"To appreciate nonsense requires a serious interest in life."
"Youth lacks, to some extent, experience."
Spiro T. Agnew
US Vice President (39)
(see other US VPs)
"All men make mistakes, but married men find out about them sooner."
US comic, actor, painter