Charlie Chaplin

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Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was a popular English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer in the era of silent films. He is considered as one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry. Before entering in film industry, Charlie had humble beginnings and lived his hard days of childhood in poverty in London.

Charlie acted in several films and rose to fame. He wrote, directed, produced, edited, starred in, and composed the music for most of his films. For his remarkable work in film industry Charlie Chaplin received many prestigious awards and honors. On 25 December 1977, aged 88 years, he died at home after suffering a stroke in his sleep.

Charlie Chaplin Quotes

I neither believe nor disbelieve anything.
I neither believe nor disbelieve anything.
Think about yourself at least once in your life
Think about yourself at least once in your life otherwise you may miss the best comedy in this world.
I am what I am: an individual, unique and different.
I am what I am: an individual, unique and different.
Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.
Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.
All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
Making fun is serious business.
Making fun is serious business.
One murder makes a villain, millions a hero. Numbers sanctify.
One murder makes a villain, millions a hero. Numbers sanctify.
A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.
A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.
What a sad business, being funny!
What a sad business, being funny!
The deeper the truth in a creative work, the longer it will live.
The deeper the truth in a creative work, the longer it will live.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.
I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.
In the end, everything is a gag.
In the end, everything is a gag.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
I am a citizen of the world
I am a citizen of the world.
You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.
You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.
What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.
What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.
We think too much and feel too little.
We think too much and feel too little.
Perfect love is the most beautiful of all frustrations
Perfect love is the most beautiful of all frustrations because it is more than one can express.
Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone
Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease from pain.
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease from pain.
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
Nothing is permanent in this wicked world
Nothing is permanent in this wicked world – not even our troubles.
A day without laughter is a day wasted
A day without laughter is a day wasted.
Imagination means nothing without doing.
Imagination means nothing without doing.
my laugh must never be the reason for somebody’s pain
My pain may be the reason for somebody’s laugh. But my laugh must never be the reason for somebody’s pain.
Simplicity is a difficult thing to achieve.
Simplicity is a difficult thing to achieve.
To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!
To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!