There is a danger in democracy itself.
I’m just an entertainer. All I want to be is funny. I never aspired to play Hamlet.
When I stopped making films, they were getting on to the more realistic films and the explicit films and all. They were depicting life as it is, and some of it was unpleasant. I gradually moved away from that.
I feel that the most rewarding thing I have ever done in my life is to be associated with UNICEF.
I am a wife-made man.
Who needs the protection of the Bill of Rights most? The weak, the most vulnerable in society.
You bet I arrived overnight. Over a few hundred nights in the Catskills, in vaudeville, in clubs and on Broadway.
I wasn’t born a fool. It took work to get this way.
I believe deeply that children are more powerful than oil, more beautiful than rivers, more precious than any other natural resource a country can have.
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.
To travel is to take a journey into yourself.