Quotes of comedy

  1. All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl. – Charlie Chaplin
  2. The best comedy I ever did was when people didn't know who I was. – Chevy Chase
  3. When I was nine, we'd take a bus to the seaside. Coming back, we'd take turns entertaining, singing songs and the like. I tried some stand -up comedy I had a captive audience in that bus. Then I realized I wanted to do more than that. – Jim Dale
  4. I love sketch comedy My real goal is to do something with Albert Brooks. That would be my fantasy. I stay up night and day thinking up stuff he might find funny. – Illeana Douglas
  5. You can find pictures anywhere. It's simply a matter of noticing things and organizing them. You just have to care about what's around you and have a concern with humanity and the human comedy – Elliott Erwitt
  6. I'm doing comedy development at National Lampoon. – Kato Kaelin
  7. With any half -hour comedy it kind of takes on its own life and finds itself. – Seth MacFarlane
  8. Comedy comes from conflict, from hatred. – Warren Mitchell
  9. Socialism is a fraud, a comedy a phantom, a blackmail. – Benito Mussolini
  10. The violence or the vaudeville style of comedy is a technique all by itself. You get up there, and you are a comedian, and you're doing one thing. That is, you're going to make the audience laugh. – Leslie Nielsen
  11. It seems like when I first started, people got into comedy because they wanted to be good comedians. – Wanda Sykes
  12. In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed. – Wislawa Szymborska
  13. Life is a tragedy for those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. – Horace Walpole
  14. I think a lot comes from having the experience of doing stand -up comedy It allows you to figure out the psychology of an audience; what things are funny and not. – Keenen Ivory Wayans
  15. I've been very fortunate to be able to jump around. I just did this really wonderful film called Map of the World. That was a real, amazing, dramatic story. Then I did a movie called Company Men, a little comedy about the Bay of Pigs. – Sigourney Weaver

Usage examples for comedy

  1. " If a single one is wanting," cried the poet, " I would as soon think of flying, as of letting my comedy be represented without it. – The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  2. An interesting comedy to watch in a little town. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  3. Let us end this comedy you cannot deceive me. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  4. Menard saw the comedy as indeed, who of the party did not- and was amused. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  5. So the little comedy was arranged and played thru. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  6. Yet tragedy and comedy have long been, and still are, accepted as the main divisions of the drama. – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike
  7. " But this isn't a musical comedy dear. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  8. But whether written by Plautus or not it is in the spirit of the Plautine comedy – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  9. He also plays the parts of fathers in comedy – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  10. No, it is only a comedy – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  11. The two performers in the comedy alone were not laughing, and their serious countenance added to the fun of the performance. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. With this in mind, on the Sunday before Rose went away, she had studied the dramatic section of the morning paper with a good deal of care and was rewarded by finding among the news notes, an item referring to a new musical comedy that was to be produced at the Globe Theater immediately after the Christmas holidays. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  13. What is the comedy – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  14. Ah, yes, I will try comedy the comedy of r- r- revenge!" – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  15. Mr. Green leapt back, with a scream of pain, hands to his eyes, and quite unconsciously set himself to play to the life the part of the intrusive old fellow in the comedy – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  16. What comedy was she playing? – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  17. My advice to you is to keep quiet, and we may have a comedy worth seeing. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  18. It all ends up like a regular tragi- comedy – Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier
  19. Now she was the feature in the big, musical comedy success, " Up in the Air" and had New York at her feet. – What's-His-Name by George Barr McCutcheon
  20. The comedy of the second method is on a decidedly higher plane. – Famous Prima Donnas by Lewis Clinton Strang

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