Charlie Chaplin:- Sir Charles Spencer “Charlie” Chaplin KBE (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film.

He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, “The Tramp”, and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry.

His career spanned more than 75 years, from childhood in the Victorian era until a year before his death in 1977, and encompassed both adulation and controversy.

Charlie Chaplin Quotes

Motivational Charlie Chaplin Quotes


“A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.”-Charlie Chaplin


“A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane, and a derby hat. everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Actors search for rejection. If they don’t get it they reject themselves.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I am for people. I can’t help it.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Despair is a narcotic. It lulls the mind into indifference.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.”-Charlie Chaplin


“All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.”-Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin Quotes

“I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.”-Charlie Chaplin


30 Unforgettable Charlie Chaplin Quotes


“I don’t believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I had no idea of the character. But the moment I was dressed, the clothes and the make-up made me feel the person he was. I began to know him, and by the time I walked onto the stage he was fully born.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I remain just one thing, and one thing only, and that is a clown. It places me on a far higher plane than any politician.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I suppose that’s one of the ironies of life doing the wrong thing at the right moment.”-Charlie Chaplin


“All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman, and a pretty girl.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can’t help it. It’s the truth.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I’d sooner be called a successful crook than a destitute monarch.”-Charlie Chaplin


“In the end, everything is a gag.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.”-Charlie Chaplin


Charlie Chaplin Quotes and Sayings


“Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.”-Charlie Chaplin


“I have no further use for America. I wouldn’t go back there if Jesus Christ was President.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Nothing is permanent in this wicked world – not even our troubles.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Only the unloved hate; the unloved and the unnatural.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Remember, you can always stoop and pick up nothing.”-Charlie Chaplin


“That is why, no matter how desperate the predicament is, I am always very much in earnest about clutching my cane, straightening my derby hat and fixing my tie, even though I have just landed on my head.”-Charlie Chaplin


“The glamour of it all! New York! America!”-Charlie Chaplin


“The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish.”-Charlie Chaplin


Motivational Charlie Chaplin Quotes


“The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.”-Charlie Chaplin


“We might as well die as to go on living like this.”-Charlie Chaplin


“To help a friend in need is easy, but to give him your time is not always opportune.”-Charlie Chaplin


“To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!”-Charlie Chaplin


“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s happiness, not by each other’s misery.”-Charlie Chaplin


“This is a ruthless world and one must be ruthless to cope with it.”-Charlie Chaplin


“We think too much and feel too little.”-Charlie Chaplin


“What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.”-Charlie Chaplin


“Why should poetry have to make sense?”-Charlie Chaplin


“Words are cheap. The biggest thing you can say is ‘elephant’.”-Charlie Chaplin