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Bobby Darin Quotes


Bobby Darin, born Walden Robert Perciville Cassotto, was a two-time Grammy award winning American singer, Oscar nominated actor and accomplished musician.
(1936 - 1973)

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A comedian's body is funny as well as his mind being funny, his whole personage is funny.
 

A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
[Boss]
 

Any fool knows that bravado is always a cover-up for insecurity. That's the truth. And on that note, I'll say goodnight. God love you.
 

Everybody thinks I'm at death's door, but I'm not. There's nothing seriously wrong with me, and my heart is in 100 percent working order. Anything else you may hear is a damn lie!
 

Everybody, sooner or later, will have to go under the knife. Let's hope they make out as well as I did.
 

George Burns was the father I never had.
 

I am now a turtle. Virtually everything I own is on my back and suffice it to say I am one ton lighter and therefore 2,000 pounds happier. All houses are gone.
 

I could have a roomful of awards and it wouldn't mean beans.
 

I dazzle you with that footwork.
 

I decided I was going to give up singing and concentrate on acting, and a result of that, I didn't do another film for two to three years, and I don't blame it on anybody but myself.
 

I don't care if I never do another TV show in my life.
 

I don't know what it is to love the way they love-they would jump off a bridge for me. I can't do that. I can only say, I owe you.
 

I don't want to be able to see the audience.
 

I drilled holes in the floor of the club, and it's sinking.
 

I had these shoes made and 2 to 3 inch lifts inside and the heel was another 2 and half inches. I walked around that way, wherever I could without falling over.
 

I have worked with a great many comedians as opposed to comics, although I have worked with comics as well, I make the distinction.
 

I realized that I needed to be anonymous on the street and somebody else on the stage. I had tried to put my street self on the stage, but what they want is an actor on stage.
 

I think Flip Wilson is a brillant comedian.
 

I want to do drama, light comedy, the whole range.
 

I want to make it faster than anyone has ever made it before. I'd like to be a legend by the time I'm 25.
 


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