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You may have heard that back in the States there are some people who are smoking grass. I don't know how you feel, but it's sure easier than cutting the stuff.

You may have heard that back in the States there are some people who are smoking grass. I don't know how you feel, but it's sure easier than cutting the stuff.

I don't know of any other creature on earth other than man that will sit in a corner and cry because of some painful experience in the past. ---->>>

I never was able to do karate. That's calling me a good actor. I act like I can do anything. ---->>>

I'm awkward at these things. Just being nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Karate Kid was a real surprise and I was a little uncomfortable. ---->>>

Hip Nip just sounds groovy. A drummer laid it on me. ---->>>

I still have a young attitude. ---->>>

I didn't have a childhood. ---->>>

I went from being an ailing child to a public enemy. ---->>>

I'm in semi-retirement, but what am I going to retire to? I don't ride horses, I don't golf anymore. I shoot a game of pool every now and then. ---->>>

A lot happens in 20 years.

A lot happens in 20 years.

Thanks to the Japanese and Geronimo, John Wayne became a millionaire. ---->>>

The idea of a Japanese comedian was not only a rarity, it was non-existent. ---->>>

It's been a career filled with very low valleys and some wonderful, high peaks. ---->>>

I began in an era where four-letter words were not allowed. ---->>>

Only in America could you get away with the kind of comedy I did. ---->>>

I've been working on my autobiography, just pecking away in longhand. The more you write, the more you remember. The more you remember, the more detail you recall. It's not all pleasant! ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Japanese
Born: 06-28, 1932
Birthplace: Isleton, California, U.S.
Die: 11-24, 2005
Occupation: Actor
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Noriyuki "Pat" Morita (June 28, 1932 – November 24, 2005) was an American stand-up comic, as well as a film and television actor who was well known for playing the roles of Matsuo "Arnold" Takahashi on Happy Days and Mr. Kesuke Miyagi in The Karate Kid movie series, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1985 (wikipedia)