W. C. Fields Quotes (106 quotes)
“If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it.”
―W. C. Fields
Drat! Being the encapsulated view of life (1968 edition)
“During one of our trips through Afghanistan, we lost our corkscrew. We had to live on food and water for several days.”
―W. C. Fields
Cuthbert J. Twillie speaking. My Little Chickadee (1940) by W. C. Fields and Mae West.
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Picture Source: WikipediaW. C. Fields
Born: January 29, 1880
Died: December 25, 1946 (aged 66)
Occupation: Comedian, actor, juggler, writer
Bio: William Claude Dukenfield, better known as W. C. Fields, was an American comedian, actor, juggler and writer. Fields was known for his comic persona as a misanthropic and hard-drinking egotist who remained a sympathetic character despite his snarling contempt for dogs, children and women.
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