Escalators Quotes (29 quotes)
“I am a guy who talks about bacon and escalators. Stand-up comedy is very much a conversation. It's very personal, stylistically.”
John Wenzel (October 10, 2008) Underneath that pasty exterior beats the dark heart of a comic, The Denver Post, p. D-12.
“Ricardo saw that the escalator worked with different effects on different classes, that some rode triumphantly to the top, while others were carried up a few steps and then kicked back down to the bottom.”
Chapter IV, Parson Malthus and David Ricardo, p. 71 - The Worldly Philosophers (1953)
quoted from Lawrence J. Epstein's The Haunted Smile: The Story of Jewish Comedians in America (2001)