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“I find more of an authenticity in people who are a little strange.”
“Being a fish out of water is tough, but that's how you evolve.”
“If you lose a son, it's possible to get another. There's only one Maltese Falcon.”
“Everybody tries to be exactly the same. I think being an outsider is a good thing.”
“Cherish forever what makes you unique, 'cuz you're really a yawn if it goes.”
“You know how I came up with the idea for the Triple-X program? Skateboards and swimming pools.”
“I never follow anybody's path, what they've done.”
“In this life you have to be like everyone else - the perfect mediocrity; no better, no worse. Individuality's a monster and it must be strangled in it's cradle to make our friends feel confident. You know, I've often thought that the gangster and the artist are the same in the eyes of the masses. They are admired and hero-worshipped, but there...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I’m like Muhammad Ali. We’re getting ready to shock the worlds. I got to be totally outrageous.”
“- Dr. Dolittle: Tell me, Stubbins... what would you do if you had two heads?
- Tommy Stubbins: I'd join a circus, sir!
- Dr. Dolittle: Exactly.”
“No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.”
“The rights of the uncommon man must always be respected.”
“Allow children to be different.”
“Because to only do what has been done before is to live one's life in the shadow of other men.”
“I think we can all agree, Mowgli, that you are something the jungle has never seen before.”
“Never follow anyone else's path, unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path; then, by all means, you should follow that path.”
“Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes, the ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules, and they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can't do is ignore them.”
“Everyone imitated my fuller mouth, darker eyebrows. But I wouldn't copy anybody. If I can't be me, I don't want to be anybody. I was born that way.”
“When you get a sex story in biblical garb, you can open your own mint. ”
“All of us are freaks in one way or another.”
“- King George VI: I'm not going to sit here warbling.
- Lionel Logue: You can with me.
- King George VI: Because you're peculiar.
- Lionel Logue: I take that as a compliment.”