Clive James - Quotes

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It is only when they go wrong that machines remind you how powerful they are. ---->>>

A life without fame can be a good life, but fame without a life is no life at all. ---->>>

Everyone has a right to a university degree in America, even if it's in Hamburger Technology. ---->>>

Even in moments of tranquility, Murray Walker sounds like a man whose trousers are on fire. ---->>>

She was good at playing abstract confusion in the same way that a midget is good at being short. ---->>>

Whoever called snooker 'chess with balls' was rude, but right. ---->>>

Disco dancing is just the steady thump of a giant moron knocking in an endless nail. ---->>>

Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing. ---->>>

Fiction is life with the dull bits left out. ---->>>

Anyone afraid of what he thinks television does to the world is probably just afraid of the world. ---->>>


Nationality: Australian
Born: 10-07, 1939
Occupation: Writer

Clive James AO CBE FRSL (born Vivian Leopold James, 7 October 1939) is an Australian author, critic, broadcaster, poet, translator and memoirist, best known for his autobiographical series Unreliable Memoirs, for his chat shows and documentaries on British television and for his prolific journalism. James has lived and worked in the United Kingdom since 1962 (wikipedia)