Silly Stuff Quotes

Silly Stuff Quotes by A. A. Milne, Mitt Romney, Isla Fisher, Jonah Hill, Andy Griffiths, Tim Vine and many others.

This writing business. Pencils and what-not. Over-rated, if you ask me. Silly stuff. Nothing in it.
I like silly stuff, too. I like the ‘Twilightseries. That was fun.
I think there’s a lack of quality roles for women in comedies. Most actresses get cast as the “eye-roller” or “the serious one,” while men in comedies get to do all the fun, silly stuff and muck around. Sometimes you just have to search hard for a role or create one for yourself.
I’ve never been into just really silly stuff.
I had been self-publishing for a number of years at that stage and selling my books at markets around Melbournelittle pocket books. I’d make them for 10 cents and sell them for a dollar. But I knew there was an audience who loved silly stuff so I just kept plugging away.
Andy Griffiths
People ask ‘do you make a conscious effort not to swear?’ – if you’re doing silly stuff you’re not tempted to put swearing in. All the comics from my childhood, who were funny without swearing, were the people that influenced me. What I do is quite traditional anyway.
I like mixing things up, doing some silly stuff, along with serious stuff, up tempo, and some quiet things … it keeps me interested.
With silly stuff, it’s seventy-five percent confidence. I always tell people that it’s because I’m nervous about getting that next laugh and I need to hear it. I always want to condense a joke
A cop told me, a long time ago, that there’s no substitute for knowing what you’re doing. Most of us scribblers do not. The ones that’re any good are aware of this. The rest write silly stuff. The trouble is this: The readers know it.
The sin of capitalism, perhaps, is to make wants feel like needs, to give to simple silly stuff the urgency of near-physical necessity: I must have it. The grace of capitalism is to make wants feel like hopes, so that material objects and stuff can feel like the possibility of something heroic and civic.
I like to make people laugh. I like that kind of silly stuff. For me, it’s a natural thing to want to do something like this.