Peter Ustinov

"The point of living and of being an optimist, is to be foolish enough to believe the best is yet to come."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sex is a conversation carried out by other means. If you get on well out of bed, half the problems of bed are solved."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool an optimist must know how sad a place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"As for being a General, well at the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we're all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it."

Peter Ustinov
Peter Ustinov "Romanoff and Juliet"

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Once we are destined to live out our lives in the prison of our mind, our one duty is to furnish it well."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal."

Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only reason I made a commercial for American Express was to pay for my American Express bill."

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Beliefs are what divide people. Doubt unites them."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Terrorism is the war of the poor, and war is the terrorism of the rich."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)