Quotations that match 'clown'.

The hardest thing for me is not to keep laughing. Jennifer particularly is like a clown. Victor Garber
[ Clown Hardest Jennifer Keep Laughing Particularly Thing]
I remember in the circus learning that the clown was the prince, the high prince. I always thought that the high prince was the lion or the magician, but the clown is the most important. Roberto Benigni
[ Always Circus Clown High Important Learning Lion Magician Most Prince Remember Thought]
I made a living out of being a class clown. Shannon Hoon
[ Being Class Clown Living Made Out]
I was the class clown at school, but at home, my family wasn't very funny. Carrot Top
[ Class Clown Family Funny Home School Very]
I started getting on my feet and clowning around, and they ended up putting me in a play when I was 12. And I was hooked. Tim Robbins
[ Around Clowning Ended Feet Getting Hooked Play Putting Started Up]
I remain just one thing, and one thing only, and that is a clown. It places me on a far higher plane than any politician. Charlie Chaplin
[ Any Clown Far Higher Just Only Places Plane Politician Remain Than Thing]
Making my class laugh and getting in trouble. I was the class clown. R. L. Stine
[ Class Clown Getting Laugh Making Trouble]
I was always one who was clowning around in school and getting in trouble. David Boreanaz
[ Always Around Clowning Getting School Trouble]
When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on. Heinrich Heine
[ Clowns Come Go Heroes Off Stage]
It wouldn't be right for me to clown around when I'm painting a president. Norman Rockwell
[ Around Clown Painting President Right]
Dick Van Dyke was my first idol. He's an amazing physical comedian, like a classic clown, but also very smart and not afraid to show vulnerability. Douglas Wood
[ Afraid Also Amazing Classic Clown Comedian Dyke First Idol Physical Show Smart Van Very Vulnerability]
Though the clown is often deadpan, he is a connoisseur of laughter. Mel Gussow
[ Clown Connoisseur Laughter Often Though]
Making eye contact with adults while dressed as a clown is risky. Doug Coupland
[ Adults Clown Contact Dressed Eye Making Risky While]
I was just a quiet kid, really. I wasn't the class clown at all. Greg Kinnear
[ Class Clown Just Kid Quiet Really]
My son has been a class clown and it sort of ran in the family. Robert Klein
[ Been Class Clown Family Ran Son Sort]
I had no idea until I joined the games industry and met some of the power players, particularly those running large public companies, that much of this world is run by complete clowns. Mike Wilson
[ Clowns Companies Complete Games Had Idea Industry Joined Large Met Much Particularly Players Power Public Run Running Some Those Until World]
In order to crash the party and be a clown with your own skit, you had to be there for quite a while. David Strathairn
[ Clown Crash Had Order Own Party Quite Skit While Your]
I'm not a very serious person. You know how they say that clowns are very funny in public and are really sad at home? I'm really kind of stupid at home and more serious in public. Roland Joffe
[ Clowns Funny Home How Kind Know More Person Public Really Sad Say Serious Stupid Very]
People like eccentrics. Therefore they will leave me alone, saying that I am a mad clown. Vaslav Nijinsky
[ Alone Am Clown Eccentrics Leave Mad Saying Therefore Will]
A clown's makeup and character, that's all he has to sell. He loves and believes in that character. Emmett Kelly
[ Believes Character Clown Loves Makeup Sell]
He explained how ridiculous the clowning was, and there and then I decided to settle down and play seriously. Mary Lou Williams
[ Clowning Decided Down Explained How Play Ridiculous Seriously Settle Then]
The difference between me and them is that I'll look at Jesse Jackson and I'll see four Jesse Jacksons, and they'll just see one, the clown ambulance chaser. Chris Matthews
[ Ambulance Between Chaser Clown Difference Four Jackson Jesse Just Look See Them]
Comedy is obviously a matter of personal taste and the world always needs a clown and some people have no taste at all and any clown will do. Marc Maron
[ Always Any Clown Comedy Matter Needs Obviously Personal Some Taste Will World]
Clowns drink to blot out the ravages of terrifying children for a living. Doug Coupland
[ Blot Children Clowns Drink Living Out Ravages Terrifying]
Dwight is a sad clown. You've seen those paintings of sad clown. Rainn Wilson
[ Clown Dwight Paintings Sad Seen Those]
I see myself as an intelligent, sensitive human, with the soul of a clown which forces me to blow it at the most important moments. Jim Morrison
[ Blow Clown Forces Human Important Intelligent Moments Most Myself See Sensitive Soul Which]
Cindy Sheehan is a clown. There is no real antiwar movement. No serious politician, with anything to do with anything, would show his face at an antiwar rally. Karl Rove
[ Antiwar Anything Cindy Clown Face His Movement Politician Rally Real Serious Show Would]
I hate clowns. Tracey Ullman
[ Clowns Hate]
Being a funny person does an awful lot of things to you. You feel that you mustn't get serious with people. They don't expect it from you, and they don't want to see it. You're not entitled to be serious, you're a clown. Fanny Brice
[ Awful Being Clown Does Entitled Expect Feel Funny Get Lot Mustn Person See Serious Things Want]
People are always saying that I must have been the class clown, with all these voices. No, I was way too shy to be the class clown; I was a class clown's writer. Tom Kenny
[ Always Been Class Clown Must Saying Shy These Too Voices Way Writer]
Writers are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals. John Steinbeck
[ Above Below Clowns Little Seals Trained Writers]
I just love making a fool out of myself. I made my living as a clown at kids' parties for about three years. Hugh Jackman
[ Clown Fool Just Kids Living Love Made Making Myself Out Parties Three Years]
I think of myself as an intelligent, sensitive human being with the soul of a clown which always forces me to blow it at the most important moments. Jim Morrison
[ Always Being Blow Clown Forces Human Important Intelligent Moments Most Myself Sensitive Soul Think Which]
When I see professional clowns, mimes, or people who makes ballon animals, I think of their relatives and how disappointed they must be. Jimmy Fallon
[ Animals Clowns Disappointed How Makes Must Professional Relatives See Their Think]
I was probably the one who tattled on the class clown. To get in good with the teachers. Christine Lavin
[ Class Clown Get Good Probably Teachers]
Even at Westchester High in West LA, I was class clown. Phil Hartman
[ Class Clown Even High La West]
I really wasn't a class clown. Kevin James
[ Class Clown Really]
I got through my teen years by being a bit of a clown. Diane Cilento Teen
[ Being Bit Clown Got Teen Through Years]
By far the best dressing up outfit I ever had was a wonderful pair of clown dungarees, which my Granny made. Kate Middleton
[ Best Clown Dressing Ever Far Had Made Outfit Pair Up Which Wonderful]
I had a friend who was a clown. When he died, all his friends went to the funeral in one car. Steven Wright
[ Car Clown Died Friend Friends Funeral Had His Went]
I actually was class clown, but I don't know how that happened because I've never been considered an outwardly funny person-as the people in this room will attest. Janeane Garofalo
[ Actually Attest Because Been Class Clown Considered Funny Happened How Know Never Outwardly Room Will]
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright Brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. Carl Sagan
[ Also Brothers Clown Columbus Does Fact Geniuses Imply Laughed Some Were Wright]
I am always joking and always clowning, giving and helping. Red Buttons
[ Always Am Clowning Giving Helping Joking]
My friends always said that I should be a comedienne - I was named my class clown. Sally Kellerman
[ Always Class Clown Friends Named Said Should]
Plus, you know, when I was young, there was a lot of respect for clowning in rock music - look at Little Richard. It was a part of the whole thing, and I always also believed that it released the audience. Bruce Springsteen
[ Also Always Audience Believed Clowning Know Little Look Lot Music Part Plus Released Respect Richard Rock Thing Whole Young]
I would hope they would be our fellow artists, rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us. Maynard James Keenan
[ Artists Clowns Emulate Fellow Hope Our Rather Than Trying Us Would]
You never really meet a human being until you live with them or know them for awhile, so this is my clown and they understand that and so these interviews don't bother them. Shia LaBeouf
[ Awhile Being Bother Clown Human Interviews Know Live Meet Never Really Them These Understand Until]
I was always a clown. In the eighth grade I won a city speech contest by doing an Eddie Murphy routine. I'm no good at public speaking, but if I can assume a role and speak as that person, then I'm fine. When I had to give a book report, I always did it in character. Jason Wiles
[ Always Assume Book Character City Clown Contest Did Doing Eddie Eighth Fine Give Good Grade Had Murphy Person Public Report Role Routine Speak Speaking Speech Then Won]
Dare to wear the foolish clown face. Frank Sinatra
[ Clown Dare Face Foolish Wear]
I was a class clown. Robert Klein
[ Class Clown]
All the world loves a clown. Cole Porter
[ Clown Loves World]
I grew up in the Bronx where you would stay up late with your girlfriends, just being silly in our bedrooms, whatever. And I was always the clown. Jennifer Lopez
[ Always Bedrooms Being Bronx Clown Girlfriends Grew Just Late Our Silly Stay Up Whatever Where Would Your]
Sure, I could of done it different... put my clown in a closet and dressed up in straight clothing. I could of compromised my essence, and swallowed my soul. Wavy Gravy
[ Closet Clothing Clown Compromised Could Different Done Dressed Essence Put Soul Straight Sure Swallowed Up]
Sometimes you don't want to be a slapstick clown in order to convey a funny perception of the world. Tina Weymouth
[ Clown Convey Funny Order Perception Slapstick Sometimes Want World]
I was the class clown so I was used to performing and fooling around in front of my friends. Dominic Monaghan
[ Around Class Clown Fooling Friends Front Performing Used]
My father was a promoter of Fresh Fest, and they needed an opening act. He got me a slot as a dancer. We tried it out the first time in Atlanta and the crowd went crazy. I was the opening clown. Jermaine Dupri
[ Act Atlanta Clown Crazy Crowd Dancer Father First Fresh Got Needed Opening Out Promoter Slot Time Tried Went]
They think I'm being serious when actually I'm a very big clown. But you have to know me to see that. I'm constantly cracking up and cracking everybody else around me up. Lenny Kravitz
[ Actually Around Being Big Clown Constantly Cracking Else Everybody Know See Serious Think Up Very]
I was always the kid in school who tried to get attention, not necessarily the class clown, but I'd do little unexpected performances. Leonardo DiCaprio
[ Always Attention Class Clown Get Kid Little Necessarily Performances School Tried Unexpected]
I was always the class clown. Kel Mitchell
[ Always Class Clown]
When I'm with my friends I'm funny, but I don't feel like I'm a funny clown. Nora Dunn
[ Clown Feel Friends Funny]
I've said this before, that, when you're in school and you're the class clown, men are really good at making fun at other people and women are really good at making fun of themselves. Amy Poehler
[ Before Class Clown Fun Good Making Men Other Really Said School Themselves Women]
People don't buy from clowns. Claude C. Hopkins
[ Buy Clowns]
I am not a sad clown. I am not a sad clown. Nathan Lane
[ Am Clown Sad]
The arrival of a good clown exercises a more beneficial influence upon the health of a town than of twenty asses laden with drugs. Thomas Sydenham
[ Arrival Asses Beneficial Clown Exercises Good Health Influence Laden More Than Town Twenty Upon]
By blood a king, in heart a clown. Alfred Lord Tennyson
[ Blood Clown Heart King]
If by chance some day you're not feeling well and you should remember some silly thing I've said or done and it brings back a smile to your face or a chuckle to your heart, then my purpose as your clown has been fulfilled. Red Skelton
[ Back Been Brings Chance Chuckle Clown Day Done Face Feeling Fulfilled Heart Purpose Remember Said Should Silly Smile Some Then Thing Well Your]