Stephen Fry Quotes (56 quotes)
“I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.”
"Trefusis Blasphemes" radio broadcast. Published in: Paperweight (1993)
The Liar (1991)
"Trefusis Returns!" in Paperweight (1993), p. 279
“It is a cliché that most clichés are true, but then like most clichés, that cliché is untrue.”
Moab is My Washpot (autobiography, 1997)
On the expenses scandal in the UK.
“As someone who worked hard for a Labour victory in the 90s, do I regret it? Not really. It was bound to happen. And it'll happen with the next government, and the one after it. Because all governments serve us. They serve the filth.”
As quoted in BBC website on 19 May 2006: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/this_week/4996976.stm
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Born: August 24, 1957 (age 60)
Occupation: Comedian, actor, author, journalist, broadcaster
Bio: Stephen John Fry is an English actor, screenwriter, author, playwright, journalist, poet, comedian, television presenter, film director and a director of Norwich City Football Club.
Quote of the day
“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”