Rube Goldberg - Quotes

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I, I don't think anybody's continually happy, uh, except idiots, you know. You know, you have to have little moments of depression. ---->>>

I didn't have any real art training, but when I was about twelve nad thirteen, another boy and I went to a sign painter's house every Friday night and took lessons. ---->>>

Yeah, yeah. I, I don't think I'm always right. But I don't think young people are always right, either. ---->>>

And I, uh, I wonder how anybody can think his personality changes with his success. I've had quite a bit of success but I feel that I'm just the same person as I always was. ---->>>

And uh, I'm glad that I still have my hands and my eyes to work with. ---->>>

It just happened that the public happened to, uh, appreciate the satirical quality of these crazy things. ---->>>

And, uh, I did that, and there was nothing more ridiculous to me than finding the weight of the earth because I didn't care how much the earth weighed. ---->>>

I didn't write because in the corps I took mining engineering of all things and, you know, they, they graduate a mining engineer as a sort of an illiterate. ---->>>

Naturally, I'm conservative; I'm a Republican. I always was. ---->>>

And during my college, at the end of the junior year I worked in a mine. ---->>>

And, uh, I've got about six thousand cartoons up there, also books and papers. ---->>>

Uh, I just had an operation last March which was rather serious and I'm recuperating now. I'm on a very bland diet. But, uh, I'm lucky, I was just lucky, that's all. ---->>>

When I did sports cartoons, I used to uh, go to fights. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: July 4, 1883
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, U.S.
Die: 12-07, 1970
Occupation: Cartoonist

Reuben Garrett Lucius "Rube" Goldberg (July 4, 1883 – December 7, 1970) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and inventor. Goldberg is best known for a series of popular cartoons depicting complicated gadgets that perform simple tasks in indirect, convoluted ways, giving rise to the term Rube Goldberg machines for any similar gadget or process (wikipedia)