Why do people love Richard Pryor so much? ‘Cause he had problems.
When I go onstage, I want to relieve your mind, your pressures.
We’re so politically correct; we take things so seriously.
Stand-up is what I am; stand-up is what made me.
My girlfriend Rhonda, who’s now my wife, I graduated from high school, she got pregnant. My grandfather said, ‘You’ve got to do the right thing.’
My family are police officers, detectives. My brother Mitch is FBI. Mitch is like that – a stern enforcer.
Jerry Weintraub, the producer, might be a pain in the ass, but he really knows how to treat his actors.
I’ve been in training for stardom.
I’m a big fan of TV.
I have so much respect for what’s funny.
I ain’t running for office. I ain’t running for nothing.
Comedy has been so good to me.
Bernie Mac is talented!
Bernie Mac is happy.
The two sides of Bernie – that’s a quiet weapon that I have.