Quotes by Bob Newhart

George Robert Newhart is an American stand-up comedian and actor, noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery. Newhart came to prominence in 1960 when his album of comedic monologues, The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart, became a worldwide bestseller and reached number one on the Billboard pop album chart; it remains the 20th-best selling comedy album in history.

The best Quotes and Sayings

The only way to survive is to have a sense of humour.

- Bob NewhartHumor & Comedy

Don't live in the past. There's no point. You can't change anything. What a waste of time.

- Bob NewhartPast, Sorrow

People with a sense of humor tend to be less egocentric and more realistic in their view of the world and more humble in moments of success and less defeated in times of travail.

- Bob NewhartHumor & Comedy

I think you should be a child for as long as you can. I have been successful for 74 years being able to do that. Don't rush into adulthood, it isn't all that much fun.

- Bob NewhartChildren & Childhood, Birthday, Age

I think one reason for a successful marriage is laughter. I think laughter gets you through the rough moments in a marriage.

- Bob NewhartLaughing & Smile, Marriage

Laughter gives us distance. It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it and then move on.

- Bob NewhartLaughing & Smile