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Steve Martin Quotes

Steve Martin studied philosophy in college.

Image:  Steve Martin, American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and musician.

“If you’re studying geology, which is all facts, as soon as you get out of school you forget it all, but philosophy you remember just enough to screw you up for the rest of your life.”

“Thankfully, persistence is a great substitute for talent.”

“Be so good they can’t ignore you.”

“Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke.”

“I have found that– just as in real life–imagination sometimes has to stand in for experience.”

– Steve Martin  (1945- )

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