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Total Quotes : 14
Kid Favourites

As a kid I watched television 24 hours a day and loved every minute of it. The two shows that always make me laugh and are therefore my favourites are The Dick Van Dyke Show and Fawlty Towers.

- Colin Mochrie

Everybody Van

Dick Van Dyke spent most of his time setting everybody else up.

- Dave Foley

Woman Asking

There's always someone asking you to underline one piece of yourself - whether it's Black, woman, mother, dyke, teacher, etc. - because that's the piece that they need to key in to. They want to dismiss everything else.

- Audre Lorde

Very Van

Dick Van Dyke was my first idol. He's an amazing physical comedian, like a classic clown, but also very smart and not afraid to show vulnerability.

- Douglas Wood

TV Quickly

When you decide you want to become a television writer, you naively assume it's going to be like the writers on the old 'Dick Van Dyke Show.' You'll write something and they'll just put it on TV. But what you quickly discover is that American network television is television by committee.

- Jeffrey Klarik

TV Van

When I was growing up, there was a character on TV; there was a character stereotype: it was personified by Mel on 'The Dick Van Dyke Show.'

- Jeffrey Tambor

Once Van

Performing for Dick Van Dyke once was fun.

- Jerrod Carmichael

Van Looked

'The Dick Van Dyke Show' was a huge influence on me as a kid. It looked like a really fun job.

- Mike Scully

Remember Van

I probably remember more about 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' than Dick Van Dyke does.

- Neil Flynn

Woman Other

And then Dick called and said, I'm going to do a special called Dick Van Dyke and the other woman, that would be you, because every time I try to check into a hotel with my wife, they look at me as though I'm cheating on Laura.

- Mary Tyler Moore

Why Show

Reruns are wonderful because it usually indicates that they had something going for them to begin with and that's why you're still looking at them. And in both my shows, The Dick Van Dyke Show and the last one, they were so well written and so good they hold up.

- Mary Tyler Moore

Birthday Mine

I went to a rare live Van Dyke show and met him there. And then he came to a show of mine and we spoke back stage. The third time was at Brian Wilson's birthday party.

- Matthew Sweet

Birthday Van

The summer of 2002 at the Wilson birthday party I met Van Dyke again and I made plans to have dinner with him.

- Matthew Sweet

Love Johnny Depp

I'd love to work with Julia Roberts and Johnny Depp or Dick Van Dyke. I love 'Mary Poppins' - when I was little I was obsessed with it.

- Willa Holland