Oscar Levant

1906 - 1972

A Quote by Oscar Levant on war, murder, and friends

When I appeared before the draft board examiner during World War II, he asked me if I thought I could kill. "I don't know about strangers," I replied, "but friends, certainly."

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Contributed by: Dr. Ron

A Quote by Oscar Levant

What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Contributed by: The Grand Abbot

A Quote by Oscar Levant on corruption

The only difference between the Democrats and the Republicans is that the Democrats allow the poor to be corrupt, too.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Oscar Levant on experience and happiness

Happiness isn't something you experience, it's something you remember.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Oscar Levant on character

Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Oscar Levant on books, mind, and reading

I have given up reading books; I find it takes my mind off myself.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

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A Quote by Oscar Levant on good and husbands

Harpo, she's a lovely person. She deserves a good husband. Marry her before she finds one.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Source: to Harpo Marx upon meeting Harpo’s fiancee

Contributed by: Zaady

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