Robert Benchley

Robert Benchley

American humorist best known for his work as a newspaper columnist and film actor.
Great literature must spring from an upheaval in the author's soul. If that upheaval is not present then it must come from the works of any other author which happens to be handy and easily adapted.More Robert Benchley quotes [10/13/2011 10:10:21]
An ardent supporter of the hometown team should go to a game prepared to take offense, no matter what happens.More Robert Benchley quotes [10/13/2011 10:10:22]
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, owing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about.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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