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Rowan Sebastian Atkinson (born 6 January 1955) is an English actor, comedian and writer.
He is best known for his work on the sitcoms Blackadder and Mr. Bean.
Atkinson first came to prominence in the BBC sketch comedy show Not the Nine O’Clock News, receiving the 1981 BAFTA for Best Entertainment Performance.
His other work includes the James Bond film Never Say Never Again, Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Lion King, Love Actually and Johnny English.
Here are the top 20 Rowan Atkinson quotes to help you be skillful :
“Of course, some would say if you have a performing inclination, then you should become a lawyer. That’s a platform we use, or a priest. You know, anywhere you lecture and pontificate to people.”–Rowan Atkinson
“For telling a good and incisive religious joke, you should be praised. For telling a bad one, you should be ridiculed and reviled. The idea that you could be prosecuted for the telling of either is quite fantastic.”–Rowan Atkinson
“The older you get, the more you realise how happenstance… has helped to determine your path through life.”–Rowan Atkinson
“To criticize a person for their race is manifestly irrational and ridiculous, but to criticize their religion, that is a right. That is a freedom. The freedom to criticize ideas, any ideas – even if they are sincerely held beliefs – is one of the fundamental freedoms of society. A law which attempts to say you can criticize and ridicule ideas as long as they are not religious ideas is a very peculiar law indeed.”–Rowan Atkinson
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“Art is something that nobody laughs at and nobody makes any money out of is the attitude, which I would dispute.”–Rowan Atkinson
“Your services might be as useful as a barbershop on the steps of a guillotine.”–Rowan Atkinson
“If you’re a serious actor, it’s when you know you’re going to die tomorrow that you really start to feel it.”–Rowan Atkinson
“Apart from the fact that your physical ability starts to decline, I also think someone in their fifties being childlike becomes a little sad. You’ve got to be careful.”–Rowan Atkinson
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“To criticise a person for their race is a manifestly irrational and ridiculous. But to criticise their religion – that is a right. That is a freedom.”–Rowan Atkinson
“A law which attempts to say you can criticise and ridicule ideas as long as they are not religious ideas is a very peculiar law indeed.”–Rowan Atkinson
“The arts community still has a long lasting cynicism of the importance, or the artistic value, of comedy. Comedy is just farting about for money.”–Rowan Atkinson
“As hatred is defined as intense dislike, what is wrong with inciting intense dislike of a religion, if the activities or teachings of that religion are so outrageous, irrational or abusive of human rights that they deserve to be intensely disliked?”–Rowan Atkinson
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“The right to ridicule is far more important to society than any right not to be ridiculed because one in my view represents openness – and the other represents oppression.”–Rowan Atkinson
“We still have a tradition certainly in English television; it’s faded a bit in the last five years, but we still have a tradition where the important thing is the quality and the challenging nature of the programming.”–Rowan Atkinson
“It’s a bit disconcerting being treated like Madonna.”–Rowan Atkinson
“And, we put a lot more value, or at least I personally put a lot more value, on the creative values and creative challenges of something than the commercial necessities.”–Rowan Atkinson