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I'm not a very serious person.
You know how they say that clowns are very funny in
public and are really sad at home? I'm really kind
of stupid at home and more serious in public.
- Roland Joffe

When I see professional clowns, mimes,
or people who makes ballon animals, I think of their
relatives and how disappointed they must be.
- Jimmy Fallon

Cloud Animals: Be a Child Again.
I remember warm summer afternoons,
laying in the shade of a maple tree in the back yard
of my Connecticut home watching the clouds for hours.
As those clouds formed dragons and foxes, clowns and angels,
I traveled across space and time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I would hope they would be our fellow artists,
rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us.
- Maynard James Keenan

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When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
- Heinrich Heine

People don't buy from clowns.
- Claude C. Hopkins

I hate clowns.
- Tracey Ullman

 

Clowns drink to blot out the ravages of terrifying children for a living.
- Doug Coupland

Writers are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals.
- John Steinbeck

I had no idea until I joined the games industry and
met some of the power players,
particularly those running large public companies,
that much of this world is run by complete clowns.
- Mike Wilson

The fact that some geniuses were laughed at does
not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses.
They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton,
they laughed at the Wright brothers.
But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
- Carl Sagan

I got through my teen years by being a bit of a clown.
- Diane Cilento

I actually was class clown, but I don't know how that
happened because I've never been considered an outwardly
funny person-as the people in this room will attest.
- Janeane Garofalo

I think of myself as an intelligent,
sensitive human being with the soul of a clown which
always forces me to blow it at the most important moments.
- Jim Morrison

My son has been a class clown and it sort of ran in the family.
- Robert Klein

Dare to wear the foolish clown face.
- Frank Sinatra

I grew up in the Bronx where you would stay up late with your girlfriends,
just being silly in our bedrooms, whatever.
And I was always the clown.
- Jennifer Lopez

By blood a king, in heart a clown.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson

In order to crash the party and be a clown with your own skit,
you had to be there for quite a while.
- David Strathairn

Though the clown is often deadpan, he is a connoisseur of laughter.
- Mel Gussow

I am not a sad clown.
I am not a sad clown.
- Nathan Lane

I was just a quiet kid, really.
I wasn't the class clown at all.
- Greg Kinnear

I was the class clown so I was used to performing and
fooling around in front of my friends.
- Dominic Monaghan

Sure, I could of done it different...
put my clown in a closet and dressed up in straight clothing.
I could of compromised my essence, and swallowed my soul.
- Wavy Gravy

Sometimes you don't want to be a slapstick clown in
order to convey a funny perception of the world.
- Tina Weymouth

I was the class clown at school, but at home,
my family wasn't very funny.
- Carrot Top

I remain just one thing, and one thing only,
and that is a clown.
It places me on a far higher plane than any politician.
- Charlie Chaplin

Making my class laugh and getting in trouble.
I was the class clown.
- R. L. Stine

I made a living out of being a class clown.
- Shannon Hoon

The arrival of a good clown exercises a more beneficial
influence upon the health of a town than of twenty asses laden with drugs.
- Thomas Sydenham

It wouldn't be right for me to clown around when I'm painting a president.
- Norman Rockwell

I was a class clown.
- Robert Klein

Comedy is obviously a matter of personal taste and
the world always needs a clown and some people have
no taste at all and any clown will do.
- Marc Maron

I was always the kid in school who tried to get attention,
not necessarily the class clown, but I'd do little unexpected performances.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

People are always saying that I must have been the class clown,
with all these voices.
No, I was way too shy to be the class clown;
I was a class clown's writer.
- Tom Kenny

All the world loves a clown.
- Cole Porter

The hardest thing for me is not to keep laughing.
Jennifer particularly is like a clown.
- Victor Garber

I really wasn't a class clown.
- Kevin James

The difference between me and them is that I'll look
at Jesse Jackson and I'll see four Jesse Jacksons,
and they'll just see one, the clown ambulance chaser.
- Chris Matthews

I was probably the one who tattled on the class clown.
To get in good with the teachers.
- Christine Lavin

Dwight is a sad clown.
You've seen those paintings of sad clown.
- Rainn Wilson

I had a friend who was a clown.
When he died, all his friends went to the funeral in one car.
- Steven Wright

I just love making a fool out of myself.
I made my living as a clown at kids' parties for about three years.
- Hugh Jackman

I see myself as an intelligent, sensitive human,
with the soul of a clown which forces me to blow it
at the most important moments.
- Jim Morrison

Dick Van Dyke was my first idol.
He's an amazing physical comedian, like a classic clown,
but also very smart and not afraid to show vulnerability.
- Douglas Wood

When I'm with my friends I'm funny, but I don't feel like I'm a funny clown.
- Nora Dunn

Making eye contact with adults while dressed as a clown is risky.
- Doug Coupland

By far the best dressing up outfit I ever had was a
wonderful pair of clown dungarees,
which my Granny made.
- Kate Middleton

Cindy Sheehan is a clown.
There is no real antiwar movement.
No serious politician, with anything to do with anything,
would show his face at an antiwar rally.
- Karl Rove

They think I'm being serious when actually I'm a very big clown.
But you have to know me to see that.
I'm constantly cracking up and cracking everybody else around me up.
- Lenny Kravitz

A clown's makeup and character, that's all he has to sell.
He loves and believes in that character.
- Emmett Kelly

People like eccentrics.
Therefore they will leave me alone, saying that I am a mad clown.
- Vaslav Nijinsky

If by chance some day you're not feeling well
and you should remember some silly thing I've said or done
and it brings back a smile to your face or a chuckle to your heart,
then my purpose as your clown has been fulfilled.
- Red Skelton

Even at Westchester High in West LA,
I was class clown.
- Phil Hartman

You never really meet a human being until you live
with them or know them for awhile,
so this is my clown and they understand that and so
these interviews don't bother them.
- Shia LaBeouf

My friends always said that I should be a comedienne -
I was named my class clown.
- Sally Kellerman

I've said this before, that, when you're in school
and you're the class clown,
men are really good at making fun at other people and
women are really good at making fun of themselves.
- Amy Poehler

Being a funny person does an awful lot of things to you.
You feel that you mustn't get serious with people.
They don't expect it from you, and they don't want to see it.
You're not entitled to be serious, you're a clown.
- Fanny Brice

I remember in the circus learning that the clown was the prince,
the high prince.
I always thought that the high prince was the lion or the magician,
but the clown is the most important.
- Roberto Benigni

I was always a clown.
In the eighth grade I won a city speech contest by
doing an Eddie Murphy routine.
I'm no good at public speaking, but if I can assume
a role and speak as that person,
then I'm fine.
When I had to give a book report, I always did it in character.
- Jason Wiles

My father was a promoter of Fresh Fest,
and they needed an opening act.
He got me a slot as a dancer.
We tried it out the first time in Atlanta and the crowd went crazy.
I was the opening clown.
- Jermaine Dupri

I am always joking and always clowning,
giving and helping.
- Red Buttons

He explained how ridiculous the clowning was,
and there and then I decided to settle down and play seriously.
- Mary Lou Williams

I was always one who was clowning around in school and getting in trouble.
- David Boreanaz

I started getting on my feet and clowning around,
and they ended up putting me in a play when I was 12.
And I was hooked.
- Tim Robbins

Plus, you know, when I was young, there was a lot of
respect for clowning in rock music -
look at Little Richard.
It was a part of the whole thing, and I always also
believed that it released the audience.
- Bruce Springsteen

My way of joking is telling the truth;
that is the funniest joke in the world.
- George Bernard Shaw

We would make songs, and the producers said we should play it for my dad.
I was kind of scared, I didn't know what to think cuz
we were just joking around.
- Lil' Romeo

I'm not joking around when I've said occasionally,
trying to learn how to play a D chord properly has
been a very big thing for me.
- Lou Reed

But enough joking.
I am singing.
This is all my life.
- Placido Domingo

You may have read that I went to M.I.T.
In 1982 I filled out a Who's Who survey with joking responses,
and they never bothered to check the facts.
- Chevy Chase


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