Peter Sellers quotes

Born
8 september 1925 Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.

Died
24 july 1980.

Occupation
Actor, comedian.

Peter Sellers was an English film actor, comedian and singer. Sellers began his film career during the 1950s. Although the bulk of his work was comedic, often parodying characters.

There is no me. I do not exist. There used to be a me but I had it surgically removed.
– Peter Sellers
I feel ghostly unreal until I become somebody else again on the screen.
– Peter Sellers
Gentlemen, you can’t fight in here! This is the War Room.
– Peter Sellers
To see me as a person on screen would be one of the dullest experiences you could ever wish to experience.
– Peter Sellers
You have to live before you die, or you’ll die before you live.
– Peter Sellers
I’m a classic example of all humorists – only funny when I’m working.
– Peter Sellers
Women are more difficult to handle than men. It’s their minds.
– Peter Sellers
Finally, in conclusion, let me say just this.
– Peter Sellers
It won’t be easy, that is why I have always failed where others have succeeded.
– Peter Sellers
If you ask me to play myself, I will not know what to do. I do not know who or what I am.
– Peter Sellers
I am here to fix the problem with yer pheaun.
– Peter Sellers
Conversation like television set on honeymoon… unnecessary.
– Peter Sellers
When you have been killed as many times as I have, you get used to it.
– Peter Sellers
Some forms of reality are so horrible we refuse to face them, unless we are trapped into it by comedy. To label any subject unsuitable for comedy is to admit defeat.
– Peter Sellers
Women are more difficult to handle than men. It’s their minds.
– Peter Sellers
To label any subject unsuitable for comedy is to admit defeat.
– Peter Sellers
Vocal music is an attempt to take the whole human being and project it into space. It is the ultimate gesture of getting out of yourself. You take a part of you that is most private, most personal, most inward and you hurl it out into space – you project it as far as you can. That gesture of opining this whole region of the body results in an enormous spiritual release, and is felt by other people with tremendous impact.
– Peter Sellers
There is no me. I do not exist. There used to be a me but I had it surgically removed.
– Peter Sellers
I feel ghostly unreal until I become somebody else again on the screen.
– Peter Sellers
If I can’t really find a way to live with myself, I can’t expect anyone else to live with me.
– Peter Sellers