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Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry is an English screenwriter, author, playwright, actor, poet and journalist. He has appeared on numerous television shows, including Blakadder in the United Kingdom and starred in a series called Stephen Fry in America. He is a regular contributor to newspapers and magazines and has authored four novels, including "Moab is My Washpot" and "The Fry Chronicles." He has also co-hos…

Date of Birth: August 24, 1957


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"It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue" Stephen Fry
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"An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them." Stephen Fry
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"I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself." Stephen Fry
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Art    British Comedian    Funny   

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"I'm afraid I was very much the traditionalist. I went down on one knee and dictated a proposal which my secretary faxed over straight away." Stephen Fry
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"Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive" Stephen Fry
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"Stephen Fry on being gay: "My first words, as I was being born... I looked up at my mother and said, 'that's the last time I'm going up one of those.'"" Stephen Fry
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"I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me." Stephen Fry
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Age And Aging    British Comedian    Funny   

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"I think animal testing is cruel. They get nervous and get all the answers wrong." Stephen Fry
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"There's a piano in my house, and I play when no one's around - but as soon as anyone listens, my confidence goes and I lose my sense of rhythm." Stephen Fry
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"You don't need a Harvard MBA to know that the bedroom and the boardroom are just two sides of the same ballgame." Stephen Fry
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Management   

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"Estate agents. You can't live with them, you can't live with them. The first sign of these nasty purulent sores appeared round about 1894. With their jangling keys, nasty suits, revolting beards, moustaches and tinted spectacles, estate agents roam the land causing perturbation and despair. If you try and kill them, you're put in prison: if you try and talk to them, you vomit. There's only one thing worse than an estate agent but at least that can be safely lanced, drained and surgically dressed. Estate agents. Love them or loathe them, you'd be mad not to loathe them." Stephen Fry
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Agents    Home   

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"When you've seen a nude infant doing a backward somersault you know why clothing exists." Stephen Fry
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"I played in the chapel on Sundays, then moved on to polishing corridors." Stephen Fry
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"Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties." Stephen Fry
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"Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good" Stephen Fry
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"If I had a large amount of money I should found a hospital for those whose grip upon the world is so tenuous that they can be severely offended by words and phrases yet remain all unoffended by the injustice, violence and oppression that howls daily" Stephen Fry
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Money   

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"I could rent a room, paint it black, bolt on a few chains and call it my punishment room, Then have men in posing pouches in the background" Stephen Fry
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"His skills as a comic actor were unrivalled - no-one came or comes close," Stephen Fry
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"I was lucky enough to meet him a few times and to work with him once. I felt as if I had been allowed to try on the Crown Jewels. He was a great, remarkable man." Stephen Fry
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"I don't think the bitterest enemy of the Perrier Award could deny that it has spotted some real talent." Stephen Fry
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"And I said, 'Ah, that's how we got [permission]. 'Daddy, daddy, can you please let them have permission to film'. No, I'm sure there was nothing like that." Stephen Fry
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