If it smells like fish its a dish. If it smells like cologne leave it alone.

— Andrew Dice Clay

The most memorable Andrew Dice Clay quotes that are free to learn and impress others

When you jerk off, you're saying "Hey", I care about me.


Life is like sex, baby - the more you put in, the more you get out. End of story.


Whether you're gay, straight, you can't tell anybody who to love and who to marry. It's unconstitutional and it's morally wrong.


By the time kids are 15, they're drunks and they're drug addicts and they're getting chicks pregnant. The parents wonder, "What did I do wrong?" What you did wrong was, you were never there. You had the kid as a status symbol, that's what went wrong. And you're paying the price for it.


I lived in Beverly Hills for years. I always had a line, “I hate the rich.” From what I witnessed after living there for 15 years, these people just don’t raise their kids. I used to see the lineup of cars in front of the schools and it was all the nannies.


Women today leave the house in animal prints and six inch stilettos, what does that say? I'm going to church? They're saying I want you to hang me by my tits from your ceiling and bite my ass. You know what I mean? That's what it says to me anyway.


I think the best part of being gay is when you're done [with sex], you could turn over and talk about football.


I always just loved women, but more important than loving women, more important than sexual stuff, is I always believed in romance.


I'll always push myself because that's the journey of life.

We do go through things. Some of it's incredibly great and some of it's really bad.


Even as a stage performer, I have my garb which is leather jackets and black jeans to make me feel a certain way. The wardrobe is really important to feeling the character you're playing.


I think that a lot of men, especially once they're married, feel like their girl is just who she is, so don't treat her too special. They shut her off, and having sex before you go to bed is like a sleeping pill. I always say, you're supposed to remember the reason you even asked that girl out.


Women are now more aggressive than men! And I don't put them down for it.

I think it's great. My attitude with sex with any woman I've ever been with is, I want you to be exactly who you want to be behind closed doors. Don't ever hold back with me.


About Andrew Dice Clay

Quotes 54 sayings
Profession Comedian
Birthday September 29, 1957

I do whatever I do. I go to the club. I work on material. While other people are sleeping, I'm awake. I always liked that. I like being able to drive when there's no traffic. It's almost like you own the street at night.


If Lady Gaga didn't put on all those outfits, she probably wouldn't have made it in show business. She put a show behind her voice.


I’m a Brooklyn guy onstage, and I try to really feed my fans with the kind of material they expect from me.


Comics, a lot of them, are really depressed people, and I happen to be somebody that does have a lot of confidence. That's the odd thing about my stand-up. I am very confident. I always was.


There are very few comics that understand about exciting the crowd, and that's what I always prided myself on: giving a more confident macho attitude towards delivering material.


I certainly don't walk around my home or being with my family and just using profane language all the time, but on stage, it's a constant.


When you're at your own parents' funeral, when you're at somebody that you love's funeral, you realize how precious life is. And you say, "As long as I can walk and I'm healthy, there's always tomorrow."


I just love the whole art form of acting, of being in front of a camera and playing different things. Not that I would ever say I'm the greatest actor in the world, but I am capable of playing different kinds of roles that emotionally I could get into.


I never became a recluse where I got away from people and who they are and how they think. I'm very much in touch with the world.


I'm an animal. I'm an animal in real-life and an animal onstage. I never became a recluse, I never lived up in the Hills where I didn't see real life. You know what I mean? I'm not still living in Brooklyn, but I'm still living in the street. I go out by myself, I don't go out with a million body guards, I run my own errands.


Women today are the biggest pigs today in history.

They are just the dirtiest, nastiest slobs. I don't know how old your chick is, but the truth of the matter is they've become the aggressors. You know? They're upset if you're not balls deep in them by half way through the first date! They think you don't like them.


Anybody can go onstage and be dirty. You have to be funny, that's the key. You can say anything as long as it's funny. You can't take it too seriously up there. And people coming to see you can't take it too seriously.


I'm not the greatest husband - I've got a girlfriend.

It doesn't really please my wife, but then if I was looking to please her I wouldn't have a girlfriend. I mean she knows about it, and I guess she's okay with it. Plus my kids like both of them.


I make people laugh hard; I'm a comic, that's just the way it is. And I make them laugh because I'm funny, not because I'm filthy. The subject matter is dirty, but the pictures I paint are really funny. A lot of comics don't understand that that's what it's about. It's just, "I'll be dirty and they'll laugh." Nobody's becoming a superstar that way.


Don't most men actually think that the more money they spend on a date, the more fingers they get to stick in your pussy before they kiss you goodnight?


I've been getting in trouble my whole life and I really don't care what anybody thinks of what I do on stage as a comic.


I want to be able to make people laugh as hard as they possibly can, and I really think they need that.


Being onstage and performing, the high of that, and people coming to see you, and getting to make them laugh - that's what gets me hyped up. It's a nervous excitement.


I always believed you could fix whatever problems.


I never go see a comic. The only one I'd ever really want to see is Don Rickles. He might be 80 years old, but he blows everyone out of the water.


I like real girls. When they're in bed with you, it's not a show. They just want to do that.


You know, women are acting the way they want to act now.

Years ago they would hide it in the way they dressed, the way they speak, even the way they act in bed. Today, they're doing the same thing, but they're dressing the way they want to be treated and, when you're with them, acting the way they want to act. And you know, honesty is the best policy. I love that.


People have always been animals when it comes to sex.

But since the Internet, it's become really out of control, in my opinion.


You gotta be happy when you wake up in the morning and look at what's next to ya. You wanna just hop on it again. That's how I feel. That's what life is about. Because when you leave the house, it's all misery anyway.


I've always had my voice as a comic. I was never that into politics, or prop comedy.


As long as you can walk the street and you know there's a tomorrow, there's always that chance. That's how I've always been. I've always had complete belief that I would make something out of myself again, because to me, it's always been about accomplishment.


I have no problem today letting people know I'm part of what they live.

That's why I know about the things that make people the assholes they are. They have no choice but to be part of it.


If you hide what you really are, then there's going to be problems in marriage down the road. I don't mind if a girl is aggressive. It's just sex.


When I did a sitcom and played a postman, I was brought to tears playing that postman, because I felt like one. I didn't grow up even wanting to be a post man. Now, I understand the meaning of the term "postal." I was bored to tears. And what was funny was that the producer actually looked like a bug.


Comics, as good as they might be, they didn't know much about performance.

There aren't too many comics you could watch for an hour without getting tired. They might have good material, but it's about theater to me.


Anything that I wanted to do in my career that I wanted to do always worked out.

The stuff I got talked into always failed. All the stuff I was talked into, by brilliant managers, because it always came down to, "Know how much money you'll make?" And then it would just fail.


All the subject matter I talk about isn't new;

all comics talk about the same things. But it's how you talk about them or present them or what you look like up there that makes the difference between an okay comic and a great one.


When I do any stand-up, you're the writer, director, and producer. You're alone.


The whole world has changed, so you just stay current with the world.

There's nothing different in my language of how I say things.


I loved my family so much when I was growing up, my parents, my sister.

I wanted to be able to give them everything they ever dreamed of.


I always wanted to give people the more exciting version of what I think a comedian should be - because I didn't grow up with comics, I grew up with rock 'n' roll. And when I saw a lot of comics, no matter how good they might have been material-wise, I would get a little bored with them after 10 minutes, only because I feel comedians don't really know performance.


My mother was the one who totally got behind me as far as, do things and ask questions later. My father would say, "I don't care how dirty you are up there, just be funny." Because they knew me offstage. They knew I was a good guy. They knew my whole plan of becoming the most exciting comedian, visually, ever. A real rock-and-roll stand-up comic.