8 Buddy Hackett You Quotes

” I’ve had a few arguments with people, but I never carry a grudge. You know why? While you’re carrying a grudge, they’re out dancing. “


” At the Sahara, the seats are banked and most of the audience is looking down at the stage. Everybody in the business knows: Up for singers, down for comics. The people want to idealize a singer. They want to feel superior to a comic. You’re trying to make them laugh. They can’t laugh at someone they’re looking up to. “


” Ninety-nine percent is in the delivery. If you have the right voice and the right delivery, you’re cocky enough, and you pound down on the punch line, you can say anything and make people laugh maybe three times before they realize you’re not telling jokes. “


” You want to know what makes me tick, I’ll tell you what makes me tick. I was a boy growing up in Brooklyn, I read a two-penny magazine called ‘The Hawk’s Nest.’ Nobody entered that nest that didn’t leave a little richer and a little wiser. And that 11-year-old boy said, ‘Isn’t that a wonderful thing.’ And that’s all there is to it. “


” I found out that if you made people laugh, they like you. Most people got to like me because I made them laugh. When they didn’t, I hit them. “


” If you have the right voice and the right delivery, you’re cocky enough, and you pound down on the punch line, you can say anything and make people laugh maybe three times before they realize you’re not telling jokes. “


” You look up at drama, down at comedy. A singer, looking up is okay. A comic, it’s death. “


” A comic, you have to be looking down at him. My favorite rooms, the audience is above the stage, stadium-style. “



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At the Sahara, the seats are banked and most of the audience is looking down at the stage. Everybody in the business knows: Up for singers, down for comics. The people want to idealize a singer. They want to feel superior to a comic. You


Ninety-nine percent is in the delivery. If you have the right voice and the right delivery, you
You want to know what makes me tick, I
I found out that if you made people laugh, they like you. Most people got to like me because I made them laugh. When they didn
If you have the right voice and the right delivery, you
You look up at drama, down at comedy. A singer, looking up is okay. A comic, it
A comic, you have to be looking down at him. My favorite rooms, the audience is above the stage, stadium-style.
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