quote by Marlene Dietrich

Gentleman. A man who buys two of the same morning paper from the doorman of his favorite nightclub when he leaves with his girl.

— Marlene Dietrich

Blissful Doorman quotations

In New York we have streets exploding and innocent Buddhist girls being stabbed in the neck and cabdrivers refusing to help her. If we happen into a nightclub by mistake, when we leave the doorman will be lying in the street surrounded by police.

How someone treats a waiter or doorman can tell you so much about a person.

Gratitude is the doorman's payment.

What if you died, and you found out that when you died, we all went to the same place. No Heaven, no Hell, doesn't matter what you did in life - you all go to the same place, regardless. I know a lot of nice people who will be really pissed off. You'll see Gandhi arguing with the doorman.


Because society places a value on masculinity, gay men aspire to it.

If you go to a gay club and the doorman says, 'You do realise this is a gay club, don't you lads?' you get all excited because you think, 'Wow, he thought I was straight!'

Opportunity knocked. My doorman threw him out.

Doorman -- a genius who can open the door of your car with one hand, help you in with the other, and still have one left for the tip.

Doorman - a genius who can open the door of your car with one hand, help you in with the other, and still have one left for the tip.

My doorman is more important to me than any head of any company. He keeps us safe.


I always had a sense of people and would talk with them.

I talk to my doorman. I talk to everybody I work with. I enjoy it. I like being part of a real life. I love dreams. I love glamour. I love being invited to great places. But I don't really care if I go, as long as I'm invited. I get invited to so many things, but I'd rather go have a hamburger or see a movie.

As I've gotten older, the parts have diminished.

I liked it when I was younger, I could always play the lead in the movie and I could do all the romantic scenes with the women, and it was fun and I liked to play that. Now, I'm older and I'm reduced to playing the backstage doorman or the uncle or something. I don't really love that so occasionally, when a part comes up, I'll play it.

Beside my obvious physical structure, I have been told on almost every set I've been on that I am a joy to have around. I grew up as a team player on team sports. Later as a doorman where you had to watch each other's back and trust the guy beside you.

I like to have memories of a place. It brings something extra. I'm not even sure what it is. I mean, it's the same part of it as I like using friends in small parts or people I know or my doorman.

People treat you like s*** when you're a doorman or a busboy.

I licked envelopes for eight hours a day for this management company and cried half the time I was there while the managers were on the phone working.


Chanel is composed of only a few elements, white camellias, quilted bags and Austrian doorman's jackets, pearls, chains, shoes with black toes. I use these elements like notes to play with.

Faith, the least exclusive club on Earth, has the craftiest doorman.

Every time I've stepped through its wide-open doorway, I find myself stepping out on the street again.

Deliver me from Swedish furniture. Deliver me from clever art. And the phone rang and Tyler answered. "If you don't know what you want," the doorman said, "you end up with a lot you don't." May I never be complete. May I never be content. May I never be perfect. Deliver me, Tyler, from being perfect and complete.

Faith, the least exclusive club on Earth, has the craftiest doorman.

Do not listen to her," Alaric said. "She is going to tell you in some kind of code only the two of you will understand, because you are siblings, to call the police on your cell phone. But if you do that, I will kill you and dispose of your body in a place where no one will find it. The river, I think. Your doorman is so stupid, he won't notice if I leave this building carrying a body in a rolled-up carpet.


That's some f***ing doorman you've got there, Ms. Shugak.

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