75 Rodney Dangerfield Quotes You Must Know
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Rodney Dangerfield was a celebrated actor, screenwriter and stand-up comedian, popular due to his roles in 1980s movies like Back to School, Easy Money and Caddyshack. He has also performed in popular talk shows such as ‘The Tonight Show with Jay leno’ and ‘The Dean Martin Show’ along with his own-The Rodney Dangerfield Show. Rodney Dangerfield also played key roles in many comedians’ rise to stardom, such as Jim Carrey and Jerry Seinfield. Many awards were named after him, to commemorate his legacy in the field of comedy. At one point of time, Rodney Dangerfield tattoos’ used to trend among the celebrities of the United States. Let us read through some of the most hilarious quotes and one-liners from this legendary comedian.
I came from a real tough neighborhood. Once a guy pulled a knife on me. I knew he wasn't a professional, the knife had butter on it. What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bees and he told me about the butcher and my wife. Once I pulled a job, I was so stupid. I picked a guy's pocket on an airplane and made a run for it. I came from a real tough neighborhood. Why, every time I shut the window I hurt somebody's fingers. I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof. When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them. My wife and I were happy for twenty years. Then we met. I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet. I could tell that my parents hated me. My bath toys were a toaster and a radio. I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender. I say 'no' to drugs. Whenever someone asks me for some of my drugs
I say, 'no. My doctor told me to watch my drinking. Now I drink in front of a mirror. I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out. I saved a girl from being attacked last night. I controlled myself. A girl phoned me the other day and said, 'Come on over. There's nobody home.' I went over. Nobody was home. Last time I saw a mouth like that, it had a hook in it. When I was born I was so ugly the doctor slapped my mother. Look out for number one and try not to step in number two. Life's a short trip. You'll find out. My wifes cooking is so bad the flys fix our screens I'm not a hypochondriac, but my gynaecologist firmly believes I am. When I was kidnapped as a child my parents sent a letter to the hijackers me Pay 5,000 dollars or your back I found there was only one way to look thin: hang out with fat people. My wife and I were happy for twenty year. Then we met. What a doctor I’ve got—he’s really mixed up. Last week, he grabbed my knee and told me to cough. Then he hit me in the balls with a hammer. I came from a real tough neighborhood. I put my hand in some cement and felt another hand.
Rodney Dangerfield I haven't spoken to my wife in years. I didn't want to interrupt her. Marriage...it's not a word, it's a sentence. I get no respect. The way my luck is running, if I was a politician I would be honest. The way my luck is running, if I was a politician I would be honest. I'm taking Viagra and drinking prune juice - I don't know if I'm coming or going. I worked in a pet store and people would ask how big I would get. Yeah, I know I'm ugly... I said to a bartender, 'Make me a zombie.' He said 'God beat me to it.' Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself. Men who do things without being told draw the most wages. I looked up my family tree and found three dogs using it. With me, nothing goes right. My psychiatrist said my wife and I should have sex every night. Now, we'll never see each other! I had plenty of pimples as a kid. One day I fell asleep in the library. When I woke up, a blind man was reading my face. This morning when I put on my underwear I could hear the fruit-of-the-loom guys laughing at me. On Halloween, the parents sent their kids out looking like me. My cousin's gay, he went to London only to find out that Big Ben was a clock. I'm at the age where food has taken the place of sex in my life. In fact, I've just had a mirror put over my kitchen table. I met the surgeon general - he offered me a cigarette. I drink too much. The last time I gave a urine sample it had an olive in it. My wife wants sex in the back of the car and she wants me to drive. Life is just a bowl of pits. One year they asked me to be poster boy - for birth control. My mother had morning sickness after I was born. What a dog I got, his favorite bone is in my arm. It's tough to stay married. My wife kisses the dog on the lips, yet she won't drink from my glass. My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was. My wife and I were happy for 20 years. Then we met. If it wasn't for pick-pockets I'd have no sex life at all. My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend. What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bee and he told me about the butcher and my wife. My marriage is on the rocks again, yeah, my wife just broke up with her boyfriend. My wife can't cook at all. She made chocolate mousse. An antler got stuck in my throat. I was so ugly my mother used to feed me with a sling shot. With my wife I don't get no respect. I made a toast on her birthday to 'the best woman a man ever had.' The waiter joined me. A girl phoned me the other day and said... 'Come on over, there's nobody home.' I went over. Nobody was home. My wife is always trying to get rid of me. The other day she told me to put the garbage out. I said to her I already did. She told me to go and keep an eye on it. Some dog I got too. We call him Egypt. Because in every room he leaves a pyramid. My uncle's dying wish - he wanted me on his lap. He was in the electric chair. My wife met me at the door the other night in a sexy negligee. Unfortunately, she was just coming home. My wife was afraid of the dark... then she saw me naked and now she's afraid of the light. My father carries around the picture of the kid who came with his wallet. I have good looking kids. Thank goodness my wife cheats on me. I came from a real tough neighborhood. I put my hand in some cement and felt another hand.
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he knows he can't.
When I played in the sandbox, the cat kept covering me up.
I could tell my parents hated me. My bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
We sleep in separate rooms, we have dinner apart, we take separate vacations - we're doing everything we can to keep our marriage together.
I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. he told me to wear a brown tie.
My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too. I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.