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We're also the only country that has the Death Penalty. That's something to boast about, isn't it?

We're also the only country that has the Death Penalty. That's something to boast about, isn't it?

Sooner or later, we sell out for money.

Sooner or later, we sell out for money.

Awards sell tickets, and they're a clever publicity stunt. ---->>>

There's only one thing worse than a man who doesn't have strong likes and dislikes, and that's a man who has strong likes and dislikes without the courage to voice them. ---->>>

I was on the Johnny Carson show, I believe 114 or 104 times. And aside from those times on the air, I never spoke to him. I never met him. ---->>>

Museums, I love museums. ---->>>

Well, I'm a tape-recording nut. I like to play my tapes. ---->>>

And it's a crime because the great plays of history, going all the way back to the Greeks, are part of everybody's heritage. It's just like in music, Beethoven or Mozart, that's everybody's heritage. ---->>>

You mustn't take any award so seriously. ---->>>

Everyone town of 100,000 in the United States should have a Classical Theater supported by the town, or the state of the county, or the Federal Government, as they have in every civilized country. ---->>>

The real thing is, you should be seeing these plays in the Theatre. That's what they were written for. That's where the enjoyment is. Studying them is no enjoyment whatsoever. ---->>>

Awards are only a publicity gimmick.

Awards are only a publicity gimmick.

I never achieved my first goal in the National Actors Theatre, which is to have a permanent Acting Company. ---->>>

I thought that I held the record of most appearances on the Bob Hope Show, but I think - It's Brooke Shields. ---->>>

I would have started the National Actors Theatre 30 years earlier. ---->>>

I've always enjoyed Acting. Acting is acting. ---->>>

In fact, it used to be a joke if you studied at a University. ---->>>

Inherit the Wind is a wonderful play, and I was in the original with Paul Muni. ---->>>

Many of the Universities have very good Theatre Departments these days. ---->>>

So many people have won Emmys, so many people have won multiple Emmys that I think it's a degraded award. ---->>>

The competition is pretty rough these days.

The competition is pretty rough these days.

The young actors coming out of the Universities are well trained. ---->>>

We have too many actors for the jobs available. ---->>>

Marilyn Monroe was no fun to work with. She would report to work around 5:00 in the evening. You've been in make-up since 8:30 in the morning waiting for her. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-26, 1920
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Die: 05-17, 2004
Occupation: Actor
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Tony Randall (born Aryeh (Arthur) Leonard Rosenberg; February 26, 1920 – May 17, 2004) was an American actor, producer, and director, best known for his role as Felix Unger in the television adaptation of Neil Simon's play The Odd Couple.(wikipedia)