A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.

— W. C. Fields

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I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food.

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I spent half my money on gambling, alcohol and wild women. The other half I wasted.

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If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bull.

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I exercise strong self control. I never drink anything stronger than gin before breakfast.

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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it.

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A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank her.

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How well I remember my first encounter with The Devil'ss Brew.

I happened to stumble across a case of bourbon - and went right on stumbling for several days thereafter.

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Some things are better than sex, and some are worse, but there's nothing exactly like it.

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Never cry over spilt milk, because it may have been poisoned.

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Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.

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Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.

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Start every day off with a smile and get it over with.

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About W. C. Fields

Quotes 229 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Comedian
Birthday January 29, 1880

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it.

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Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer.

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Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.

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It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend, one's present or future thirst, the excellence of the cognac, or any other reason

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It's morally wrong to allow a sucker to keep his money.

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Never give a sucker an even break.

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Drown in a cold vat of whiskey? Death, where is thy sting?

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Beer: Helping ugly people have sex since 3000 B. C.

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My main ambition as a gardener is to water my orange trees with gin, then all I have to do is squeeze the juice into a glass.

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I was married once--in San Francisco.

I haven't seen her for many years. The great earthquake and fire in 1906 destroyed the marriage certificate. There's no legal proof. Which proves that earthquakes aren't all bad.

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Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.

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I am free of all prejudices. I hate everyone equally.

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Somebody's been putting pineapple juice in my pineapple juice!

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Set up another case bartender! The best thing for a case of nerves is a case of Scotch.

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Never try to impress a woman, because if you do she'll expect you to keep up the standard for the rest of your life.

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I don't drink water. Have you seen the way it rusts pipes?

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It ain't what they call you, it's what you answer to.

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Some weasel took the cork out of my lunch.

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Trust everybody, but cut the cards yourself.

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Prayers never bring anything... They may bring solace to the sap, the bigot, the ignorant, the aboriginal, and the lazy - but to the enlightened it is the same as asking Santa Claus to bring you something for Xmas

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You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.

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The clever cat eats cheese and breathes down rat holes with baited breath.

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No doubt exists that all women are crazy; it's only a question of degree.

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The laziest man I ever met put popcorn in his pancakes so they would turn over by themselves.

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First prize was a week in Philadelphia. Second prize was two weeks.

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I never eat before breakfast.

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I never worry about being driven to drink; I just worry about being driven home.

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Show me a great actor and I'll show you a lousy husband.

Show me a great actress, and you've seen the devil.

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Ah, the patter of little feet around the house. There's nothing like having a midget for a butler.

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I used to be indecisive, now I'm not so sure.

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Marry an outdoors woman. Then if you throw her out into the yard on a cold night, she can still survive.

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When life hands you lemons, make whisky sours.

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It's a funny old world. A man's lucky if he gets out of it alive.

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I drink therefore I am.

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Now don't say you can't swear off drinking; it's easy. I've done it a thousand times.

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Reality is an illusion that occurs due to the lack of alcohol.

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My illness is due to my doctor's insistence that I drink milk, a whitish fluid they force down helpless babies.

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