Bob Hope

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Leslie Townes Hope, KBE (May 29, 1903July 27, 2003), best known as Bob Hope, was an American entertainer, having appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, movies and in army concerts.


  • I was on the way to my hotel, and I passed a hotel going in the opposite direction.
  • I know I'm in England because this morning, my stomach got up two hours before I did and had a cup of tea! I've had so much tea, I slosh when I walk! You have to drink tea - I've tasted the coffee!
    • During a radio broadcast recorded in the UK. (During a broadcast in the Soviet Union, Bob re-used the first section, replacing 'England' with 'Russia' and 'cup of tea' with 'Bowl of Borscht')
    • Audio recording of radio broadcast.



  • You mean like Democrats?
    • In the film The Ghost Breakers (1940), in reference to another character's description of zombies: "you see them sometimes walking around blindly with dead eyes, following orders, not knowing what they do, not caring."
      [Misattributed: Actor not credited as writer.]

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