Robert Benchley

Robert Benchley

American humorist best known for his work as a newspaper columnist and film actor.
There is probably not more than one hundred dollars in cash in circulation today. That is, if you were to call in all the bills and silver and gold in the country at noon tomorrow and pile them on the table, you would find that you had just about one hundred dollars, with perhaps several Canadian pennies and a few peppermint Life Savers.More Robert Benchley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If there is a streak of ham anywhere in an actor, Shakespeare will bring it out.More Robert Benchley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no doubt that every healthy, normal boy...should own a dog at some time in his life, preferably between the ages of forty-five and fifty.More Robert Benchley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Who has not wished that his host would come out frankly at the beginning of the visit and state, in no uncertain terms, the rulesand preferences of the household in such matters as the breakfast hour? And who has not sounded out his guest to find out what he likes in the regulation of his diet and modus vivendi (mode of living)?More Robert Benchley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Next to a shot of some good, habit-forming narcotic, there is nothing like travelling alone as a 'builder-upper.More Robert Benchley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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