Rodney Dangerfield Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old rodney dangerfield quotes, rodney dangerfield sayings, and rodney dangerfield proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.     

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My uncle's dying wish - he wanted me on his lap. He was in the electric chair.     

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I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet.     

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My wife and I were happy for 20 years – then we met.     

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I found there was only one way to look thin: hang out with fat people.     

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My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too     

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My doctor told me to watch my drinking. Now I drink in front of a mirror.     

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My wife and I were happy for 20 years - then we met.     

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I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof.     

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My wife and I were happy for twenty years. Then we met.     

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I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.     

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My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend.     

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Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday night.     

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When I was born I was so ugly the doctor slapped my mother.     

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I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof.     

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I'm so ugly. My father carries around a picture of the kid who came with his wallet.     

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My cousins gay, I always tell him that in our family tree, he's in the fruit section.     

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My cousin is gay, in school while other kids were dissecting frog, he was opening flies.     

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I asked my old man if I could go ice-skating on the lake. He told me, wait til it gets warmer.     

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I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. He told me to wear a brown tie.     

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Life is full of temporary situations, ultimately ending in a permanent solution.     

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Dad told me to stop running in circles, I couldn't, so he nailed down my other foot!     

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I came from a real tough neighborhood. Once a guy pulled a knife on me. I knew he wasn't a professional, the knife had butter on it.     

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My wife was afraid of the dark... then she saw me naked and now she's afraid of the light.     

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My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.      

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I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet.     

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With my wife I don't get no respect. I made a toast on her birthday to 'the best woman a man ever had.' The waiter joined me.      

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Every time I get in an elevator, the operator says the same thing to me: `Basement?'     

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My mother had morning sickness after I was born.     

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