Bill Cosby

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William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr. (born July 12, 1937) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. Cosby's start in stand-up comedy began at the hungry i in San Francisco, and was followed by his landing a starring role in the 1960s television show I Spy. During the show's first two seasons, he was also a regular on the children's television series The Electric Company. Using the Fat Albert character developed during his stand-up routines, Cosby created, produced, and hosted the animated comedy television series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, a show that ran from 1972 to 1985, centering on a group of young friends growing up in an urban area. Throughout the 1970s, Cosby starred in a number of films, occasionally returning to film later in his career. After attending Temple University in the 1960s, he received his bachelor's degree there in 1971. In 1973 he received a master's d... More

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Bill Cosby #Age

Photo of Bill Cosby Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
Bill Cosby #Best

Photo of Bill Cosby Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite them.
Bill Cosby #Funny #Love

Photo of Bill Cosby Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
Bill Cosby #Failure #Fear #Success

Photo of Bill Cosby In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
Bill Cosby #Faith

Photo of Bill Cosby If you have no faith, you've lost your battle.
Bill Cosby #Family

Photo of Bill Cosby Family is conflict and it's something that we all relate to.
Bill Cosby #Funny #Future #God #Hope #Humor

Photo of Bill Cosby There is hope for the future because God has a sense of humor and we are funny to God.
Bill Cosby #Future

Photo of Bill Cosby The past is a ghost, the future a dream, and all we ever have is now.
Bill Cosby #God

Photo of Bill Cosby Gray hair is God's graffiti.
Bill Cosby #Future

Photo of Bill Cosby The main goal of the future is to stop violence. The world is addicted to it.
Bill Cosby #Humor #Life

Photo of Bill Cosby Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
Bill Cosby #Home

Photo of Bill Cosby Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
Bill Cosby #Love

Photo of Bill Cosby I often try to tell kids to think about all the people who love you, don't cry over the one person who doesn't.
Bill Cosby #Love

Photo of Bill Cosby We're not raising children with the love that we need to.
Bill Cosby #Marriage

Photo of Bill Cosby Let us now set forth one of the fundamental truths about marriage: the wife is in charge.
Bill Cosby #Men #Women

Photo of Bill Cosby Men and women belong to different species and communications between them is still in its infancy.
Bill Cosby #Peace

Photo of Bill Cosby Parents are not interested in justice, they're interested in peace and quiet.
Bill Cosby #Women

Photo of Bill Cosby Women don't want to hear what you think. Women want to hear what they think - in a deeper voice.
Bill Cosby #Business #Wisdom

Photo of Bill Cosby Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business in which no cumulative wisdom is gained: each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made.
Bill Cosby #Education #Time

Photo of Bill Cosby I cannot understand how the education of this United States of America has been fooled time and time again. Either make it separate but equal or integrate, therefore it will be equal. And it has been separate and unequal.
Bill Cosby #Failure #Success

Photo of Bill Cosby I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Bill Cosby #Good #Time

Photo of Bill Cosby I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia: it seemed like a good idea at the time.
Bill Cosby #Education #Good

Photo of Bill Cosby Sex education may be a good idea in the schools, but I don't believe the kids should be given homework.
Bill Cosby #Hope

Photo of Bill Cosby Poets have said that the reason to have children is to give yourself immortality. Immortality? Now that I have five children, my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.
Bill Cosby #Humor

Photo of Bill Cosby You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humor in anything, even poverty, you can survive it.