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    Anyone who works is a fool. I don't work - I merely inflict myself upon the public.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: work  fools 
     
    Names were not so much dropped as thrown in a perpetual game of catch.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: games 
     
    I have never willingly chased a ball.
    — Robert Morley
    Beware of the conversationalist who adds "In other words."
    — Robert Morley
    There is little to compare with the thrill of standing next to the creature in the winner's enclosure avoiding his hooves and receiving the congratulations of the press, your trainer and friends who backed it. What makes the experience so satisfying is that you, the owner, have had absolutely nothing to do with the horse winning.
    — Robert Morley
    Fat men get knocked over by buses no earlier, nor later, than thin men. And I, for one, have buried most of my thin friends.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: men  friends 
     
    It is a great help for a man to be in love with himself. For an actor, however, it is absolutely essential.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: men  help 
     
    If people take the trouble to cook, you should take the trouble to eat.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: people 
     
    I have little patience with anyone who is not self-satisfied. I am always pleased to see my friends, happy to be with my wife and family, but the high spot of every day is when I first catch a glimpse of myself in the shaving mirror.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: friends  patience  wife 
     
    A man who has his initials on his pyjamas must be uncertain of himself. Surely you should know who you are at bed time.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: time  men 
     
    If the critics were always right we should be in deep trouble.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: right 
     
    We are articulate, but we are not particularly conversational. An Englishman won't talk for the sake of talking. He doesn't mind silence. But after the silence, he sometimes says something.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: silence  mind 
     
    The ball is man's most disastrous invention, not excluding the wheel.
    — Robert Morley
    A cough is a symptom, not a disease. Take it to your doctor and he can give you something serious to worry about.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: worries  doctor 
     
    The British tourist is always happy abroad as long as the natives are waiters.
    — Robert Morley
    If in the paddock the owner is surrounded by a herd of young children, don't back his horse. But if the owner is accompanied by a beautiful lady, plunge to the hilt.
    — Robert Morley
    Show me the man who has enjoyed his schooldays and I will show you a bully and a bore.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: men 
     
    Most owners are at length able to teach themselves to obey their dog.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: dog 
     
    Every child should be placed on a doorstep to sell something. It's the best possible training for life.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: children  child  sell 
     
    A party: one arrives long after it's started, and one's going to leave long before it's over.
    — Robert Morley
    I don't work. I merely inflict myself on the public.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: work 
     
    The French are a logical people, which is one reason the English dislike them so intensely. The other is that they own France, a country which we have always judged to be much too good for them.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: people 
     
    No man is lonely while eating spaghetti.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: men 
     
    To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.
    — Robert Morley
    tags: happiness  secret 
     
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    robert morley
    Birth    : May 26, 1908
    Death  : June 3, 1992
    Occupation  : Actor