Bil Keane Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Bil Keane Quotes. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Bil Keane Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.

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In Roslyn, Pennsylvania, we started our real-life famil

In Roslyn, Pennsylvania, we started our real-life family circus. They provided the inspiration for my cartoons. I provided the perspiration.
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Yesterday‘s the past, tomorrow‘s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.
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I don’t have to come up with a ha-ha belly laugh every day, but drawings with warmth and love or ones that put a lump in the throat. That’s more important to me than a laugh.
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Some may look on my work as being corny or old hat and wonder if my observations on the typical family are passe, what with the single-parent family and mixed family units.
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Even the strictest religious person from the strictest religious sect allows a little levity. Today, they congratulate you for carrying the Christian message into the comics.
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I was portraying the family through my eyes. Everything that’s happened in the strip has happened to me.
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A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away.
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I didn’t always spell my name Bil. My parents named me Bill, but when I started drawing cartoons on the wall, they knocked the ‘L’ out of me.
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I had this desk alongside the most beautiful Australian 18-year-old girl with long brown hair, and I got up enough nerve to ask her for a date.
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We have five children whom I love dearly and have exploited mercilessly for my cartoons.
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I don’t just try to be funny.
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I did cartoons for four high school publications and then and there decided I wanted to spend my life at the drawing board.
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Jesus must have had a sense of humor. I like to think of Him as a guy who got people to listen to Him by leaving them laughing and chuckling with one another.
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I like to feel that what I’m doing portrays this: a family where there is love between mother, father and the kids. It’s a subject that is near and dear to me.
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Laughter was a part of the church services I attended as a child.
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On radio and television, magazines and the movies, you can’t tell what you’re going to get. When you look at the comic page, you can usually depend on something acceptable by the entire family.
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We are, in the comics, the last frontier of good, wholesome family humor and entertainment.
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