Jimmy Durante - Quotes

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My wife has a slight impediment in her speech. Every now and then she stops to breathe.

My wife has a slight impediment in her speech. Every now and then she stops to breathe.

Be kind to people on the way up - you'll meet them again on your way down. ---->>>

Why can't everybody leave everybody else the hell alone.

Why can't everybody leave everybody else the hell alone.

If I'd known how old I was going to be I'd have taken better care of myself. ---->>>

Politics is developing more comedians than radio ever did.

Politics is developing more comedians than radio ever did.

Be nice to people on your way up because you meet them on your way down. ---->>>

Be a awful nice to 'em goin' up, because you're gonna meet 'em all comin' down. ---->>>

Man is the only animal that can be skinned more than once.

Man is the only animal that can be skinned more than once.

I hate music, especially when it's played. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: February 10, 1893
Birthplace: in Brooklyn, New York, The United States
Die: 01-29, 1980
Occupation: Comedian
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James Francis Durante (February 10, 1893 – January 29, 1980) was an American singer, pianist, comedian, and actor. His distinctive clipped gravelly speech, New York accent, comic language-butchery, jazz-influenced songs, and prominent nose helped make him one of America's most familiar and popular personalities of the 1920s through the 1970s (wikipedia)