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Fame is being asked to sign your autograph on the back of a cigarette packet.
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I don't believe in angels and I have trouble with the whole God thing. I don't want to say I don't believe in God, but I don't think I do. But I believe in people who do.
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I don't believe in angels, no. But I do have a wee parking angel. It's on my dashboard and you wind it up. The wings flap and it's supposed to give you a parking space. It's worked so far.
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I don't have wild dogs chasing people with scripts away from my door. I get my share. I've done okay. But I usually do independent stuff because that's mostly what I'm offered.
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I don't know why I should have to learn Algebra... I'm never likely to go there.
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I have been made redundant before and it is a terrible blow; redundant is a rotten word because it makes you think you are useless.
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I loved Japan. I used to read a lot about it when I was a child. And I always wanted to go. And it was delightful. I absolutely loved it. What a smashing place.
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I think my securities far outweigh my insecurities. I am not nearly as afraid of myself and my imagination as I used to be.
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I'm a citizen of the world. I like it that way. The world's a wonderful. I just think that some people are pretty badly represented. But when you speak to the people themselves they're delightful. They all want so little.
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I've always wanted to go to Switzerland to see what the army does with those wee red knives.
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Iíve come in and out of America forÖ well, Iíve lived here for 15 years. And Iíve played here for nearly 30 years. On and off. But Iíve always played to my fan base. And I can come and do two or three nights in New York or two or three nights in L.A., and all that. But when I go away, nobody knows Iíve been gone. You know, I donít get reviewed or anything like that. So thatís why Iíve come back and done a longer time in a smaller place, in New York. Itís always the people who live here that get a chance to know me.
- Billy Connolly Quote (QuickStopEntertainment, March 2007)

If Jesus was a Jew, how come he has a Mexican first name?
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Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again, so is a bicycle repair kit.
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My definition of an intellectual is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture without thinking of the Lone Ranger.
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My parents used to take me to the pet department and tell me it was a zoo.
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Never trust a man, who when left alone with a tea cosey... Doesn't try it on.
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The great thing about Glasgow is that if there's a nuclear attack it'll look exactly the same afterwards.
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There are two seasons in Scotland: June and Winter.
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Well, the film's not only pricking the pomposity of the Church, it's pricking the pomposity, and sometimes you would think fraudulence, of the insurance companies. I had never read anything like this until I was doing the film, but Mark [Joffe, the director] and people showed me stuff where, like a flood, it mattered where the water came from. If you're flooded from above, you get the money; if you're flooded from below, you don't. What's that about?
- Billy Connolly Quote (BBC Films, about "The Man Who Sued God")





Category: Comedy Quotes
Occupation: Comedian
Date of Birth: November 24, 1942
Nationality: Scottish





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