Quotes of Mel Brooks

“ Humor is just another defense against the universe. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you walk into an open sewer and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I have always been a huge admirer of my own work. I’m one of the funniest and most entertaining writers I know. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I have always been a huge admirer of my own work. I’m one of the funniest and most entertaining writers I know. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ As long as the world is turning and spinning, we’re gonna be dizzy and we’re gonna make mistakes. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I've been accused of vulgarity. I say that's bullshit. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Every human being has hundreds of separate people living under his skin. The talent of a writer is his ability to give them their separate names, identities, personalities and have them relate to other characters living with him. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I have always been a huge admirer of my own work. I'm one of the funniest and most entertaining writers I know. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I really don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive, you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, you've got to make a lot of noise, because life is the very opposite of death. And therefore, as I see it, if you're quiet, you're not living… ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall down an open manhole cover and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall down an open manhole cover and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Humour is just another defence against the universe. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ My favorite expression is: When you go up to the bell, ring it? or don't go up to the bell. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Humour is just another defence against the universe. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall down an open manhole cover and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I've been accused of vulgarity. I say that's bullshit. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Look, I really don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive, you got to flap your arms and legs, you got to jump around a lot, you got to make a lot of noise, because life is the very opposite of death. And therefore, as I see it, if you're quiet, you're not living… ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Humor is just another defense against the universe. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Humour is just another defence against the universe. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall down an open manhole cover and die. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ Anybody can direct. There are only 11 good writers. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I've been accused of vulgarity. I say that's bullshit. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ We rest our case on the production numbers. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front. ”

- Mel Brooks
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