Movies are movies, and I don't think any of them are going to hurt the moral fiber of America and all that nonsense.
Richard Pryor: You gotta be cool when you're macho man, cuz you can't be sensitive...
You gotta be cool when you're macho man, cuz you can't be sensitive and care about someone having a good time in bed, cuz that's too scary... When you don't use sensitivity when you're having sex, or share some of your soul, nothing gonna happen, because men really get afraid. Men really get scared in bed.
Other quotes by Richard Pryor
Comedy rules! Don`t let anybody tell you otherwise, and there are no rules in stand-up comedy, which I really like. You can do anything you want and you can say anything that comes to mind, just so long as it`s funny. If you ain't funny then get the f**k off the stage, it`s that simple.
I believe the ability to think is blessed. If you can think about a situation, you can deal with it. The big struggle is to keep your head clear enough to think.
When you ain't got no money, you gotta get an attitude.
I think about dying. I've come to realize we all die alone in one way or another.
I went to the White House, met the president... We in trouble. (on Reagan)
Motherf**ker looked at me like I owed him money. (on Reagan)
There's nothing worse than being an aging young person.
I had some great things and I had some bad things. The best and the worst... In other words, I had a life.
Everyone carries around his own monsters.