John Barrymore

United States actor; son of Maurice Barrymore and Georgiana Barrymore (1882-1942)

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A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
A man must properly pay the fiddler. In my case it so happened that a whole symphony orchestra had to be subsidized.
America is the country where you buy a lifetime supply of aspirin for one dollar and use it up in two weeks.
America is the country where you can buy a lifetime supply of aspirin For one dollar and use it up in two weeks.
Die I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him.
Happiness sneaks through a door you didn't know that you left open.
I am thinking of taking a fifth wife. Why not? Solomon had a thousand wives and he is a synonym for wisdom.
I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.
I've read some of your modern free verse and wonder who set it free.
If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company; I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner.
In Genesis, it says that it is not good for a man to be alone but sometimes it is a great relief.
Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
Method acting? There are quite a few methods. Mine involves a lot of talent, a glass and some cracked ice.
My wife is the kind of girl who will not go anywhere without her mother, and her mother will go anywhere.
Sex: the thing that takes up the least amount of time and causes the most amount of trouble.
The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.
The way to fight a woman is with your hat. Grab it and run.
You never realize how short a month is until you have to pay alimony.
You never realize how short a month is until you pay alimony.

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