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Norman Wisdom was a famous English singer-songwriter and actor, who was born on February 4, 1915. As a person born on this date, Norman Wisdom is listed in our database as the 32nd most popular celebrity for the day (February 4) and the 37th most popular for the year (1915).

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About Norman Wisdom

Sir Norman Joseph Wisdom, OBE (4 February 1915 – 4 October 2010) was an English actor, comedian, and singer-songwriter best known for a series of comedy films produced between 1953 and 1966 featuring his hapless onscreen character that was often called Norman Pitkin.


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I like consistency. If you’ve had a childhood like mine, you want some things you can rely on to stay the same. Norman Wisdom


2

At my age, the radiation will probably do me good. Norman Wisdom


3

I don’t know nothing about communism. But I know the Albanians loved me. Same reason as anyone else loves me. Because I made them laugh. Norman Wisdom


4

You know I’ve got a chum, a smashing mate, he’s got a dog with no legs, and he calls it a cigarette. It’s true, yeah, because at nighttime he has to take it out for a drag. Norman Wisdom


5

As you get older three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two. Norman Wisdom


6

I was born in very sorry circumstances. Both of my parents were very sorry. Norman Wisdom


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I was born in London, and went to school in Scotland – I used to be dead tired when I got home at night. Norman Wisdom


8

I can never tell a joke, I’ve always found it easier to just fall over. Norman Wisdom


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But no, I’ve just been very lucky. But I’ve worked hard, and the harder you work, the luckier you seem to get. Norman Wisdom


10

I do play drums when I’m on tour. Norman Wisdom


11

I owe everything to the army. Norman Wisdom


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I play drums, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, french horn, piano. Norman Wisdom


13

I was in the band as a boy and was taught music and learned to compose. Norman Wisdom


14

I’ve an idea for doing a Situation Comedy myself but its always difficult to get people to listen to you because they like to put their own ideas forward. Norman Wisdom


15

I’ve been extremely lucky having been in the army when I was a boy of fourteen. Norman Wisdom


16

I’ve done seven shows at the Palladium – long running shows I’m talking about. Norman Wisdom


17

I’ve got one idea I want to do for a film and you know I just enjoy myself doing bits and pieces. Norman Wisdom


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In fact, one was so booked out we went from March and were to go till November, but the pantomime was booked so they transferred the show to the Prince of Wales Theatre because it was so packed out, and it ran on from there. Norman Wisdom


19

Of course I’ve done musicals here in London. Norman Wisdom


20

Well if I was going to describe my audience, it’s going to take longer than you’d ever expect, hundreds of years in fact, because there’s many of them, all over the world. Norman Wisdom


21

I’m still constantly thinking of ideas. I don’t feel 90. I think I’m about 12. Norman Wisdom


22

Such is life and life is such and after all it isn’t much. First a cradle. Then a hearse. It might have been better, but it could have been worse. Norman Wisdom


23

I’ve always had a sense of humour, and I still do, so I just want to go on performing as long as I can. It’s as simple as that. Norman Wisdom


24

All my boyhood, all I ever wanted was to be loved. Norman Wisdom


25

I used to first go on to entertain an audience. But now I go, and this is really true – I go on to have fun with a crowd of my chums. Norman Wisdom


26

It was smashing working with Jerry Desmonde, he was a very nice chap. Norman Wisdom


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  • I don't know nothing about communism. But I know the Albanians loved me. Same reason as anyone else loves me. Because I made them laugh.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I used to first go on to entertain an audience. But now I go, and this is really true - I go on to have fun with a crowd of my chums.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I do play drums when I'm on tour.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I'm still constantly thinking of ideas. I don't feel 90. I think I'm about 12.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I've an idea for doing a Situation Comedy myself but its always difficult to get people to listen to you because they like to put their own ideas forward.
    (Norman Wisdom)

  • I've been extremely lucky having been in the army when I was a boy of fourteen.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I owe everything to the army.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I've got one idea I want to do for a film and you know I just enjoy myself doing bits and pieces.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I've always had a sense of humour, and I still do, so I just want to go on performing as long as I can. It's as simple as that.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • All my boyhood, all I ever wanted was to be loved.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • You know I've got a chum, a smashing mate, he's got a dog with no legs, and he calls it a cigarette. It's true, yeah, because at nighttime he has to take it out for a drag.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • But no, I've just been very lucky. But I've worked hard, and the harder you work, the luckier you seem to get.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I was born in London, and went to school in Scotland - I used to be dead tired when I got home at night.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • At my age, the radiation will probably do me good.
    (Norman Wisdom)
  • I play drums, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, french horn, piano.
    (Norman Wisdom)

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What I like doing most is making children laugh  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)When you’re as famous as I am, stories take on a life of their own  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)I must admit I like to muck around a bit; I always have  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)Such is life and life is such and after all it isn’t much. First a cradle. Then a hearse. It might have been better, but it could have been worse.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)My father used to be away for months at a time, and he’d never leave any money for food, so my brother and I had to go out and nick it.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)I’ve got one idea I want to do for a film and you know I just enjoy myself doing bits and pieces.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)Years ago, there was a variety theatre in every British town, and people paid to go down and see it. Comedy was the main part of the theatre, and comedians earned a living by being funny. Now you have comedy in television instead. Comedians now have to be funny within a play.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)I used to first go on to entertain an audience. But now I go, and this is really true - I go on to have fun with a crowd of my chums  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)I don’t know nothing about communism. But I know the Albanians loved me. Same reason as anyone else loves me. Because I made them laugh  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)My comedy is for children from three to 93. You do need a slightly childish sense of humour and if you haven’t got that, it’s very sad.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)You know I’ve got a chum, a smashing mate, he’s got a dog with no legs, and he calls it a cigarette. It’s true, yeah, because at nighttime he has to take it out for a drag.  (Norman Wisdom Quotes)
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Sir Norman Joseph Wisdom, OBE (4 February 1915 – 4 October 2010) was an English actor, comedian and singer-songwriter best known for a series of comedy .

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