Quotes by English Actor Charlie Chaplin


Look up to the sky. You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down. Charlie Chaplin

A day without laughter is a day wasted. Charlie Chaplin

Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself. Charlie Chaplin

Mirror is my best friend, because when I cry it never laughs. Charlie Chaplin

I have no further use for America. I wouldn't go back there if Jesus Christ was President. Charlie Chaplin

In the end, everything is a gag. Charlie Chaplin

The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury. Charlie Chaplin

Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage. Charlie Chaplin

Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain. Charlie Chaplin

Brunettes are troublemakers. They're worse than the Jews. Charlie Chaplin

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot. Charlie Chaplin

Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people. Charlie Chaplin

You'll never find a rainbow if you're looking down. Charlie Chaplin

The basic essential of a great actor is that he loves himself in acting. Charlie Chaplin

Beauty is an omnipresence of death and loveliness, a smiling sadness that we discern in nature and all things, a mystic communion that the poet feels. Charlie Chaplin

The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish. Charlie Chaplin

We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other's happiness, not by each other's misery. Charlie Chaplin

I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth. Charlie Chaplin
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I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large. Charlie Chaplin

You have to believe in yourself, that's the secret. Even when I was in the orphanage, when I was roaming the street trying to find enough to eat, even then I thought of myself as the greatest actor in the world. I had to feel the exuberance that comes from utter confidence in yourself. Without it, you go down to defeat. Charlie Chaplin


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