Joan Rivers Quotes

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Born: June 8, 1933, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: New York, New York, USA, September 4, 2014
Occupation: Comedian

1.
Comediennes are the lucky ones, because if you're funny, you can be 125 years old and they will still accept you.
- Joan Rivers

2.
Diets, like clothes, should be tailored to you.
- Joan Rivers

3.
Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise.
- Joan Rivers

4.
Don't tell your kids you had an easy birth or they won't respect you. For years I used to wake up my daughter and say, 'Melissa you ripped me to shreds. Now go back to sleep.'.
- Joan Rivers

5.
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds.
- Joan Rivers

6.
I don't excercise. If God had wanted me to bend over, he would have put diamonds on the floor.
- Joan Rivers

7.
I enjoy life when things are happening. I don't care if it's good things or bad things. That means you're alive.
- Joan Rivers

8.
I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes and six months later you have to start all over again.
- Joan Rivers

9.
I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
- Joan Rivers

10.
I think I'm in a business where you have to look good, and it's totally youth-oriented.
- Joan Rivers

11.
I'm Jewish. I don't work out. If God had wanted us to bend over, He would have put diamonds on the floor.
- Joan Rivers

12.
If God wanted us to bend over he'd put diamonds on the floor.
- Joan Rivers

13.
Is Elizabeth Taylor fat? Her favorite food is seconds.
- Joan Rivers

14.
My best birth control now is just to leave the lights on.
- Joan Rivers

15.
Never floss with a stranger.
- Joan Rivers

16.
People say that money is not the key to happiness, but I always figured if you have enough money, you can have a key made.
- Joan Rivers

17.
She doesn't understand the concept of Roman numerals. She thought we just fought in world war eleven.
- Joan Rivers

18.
Thank God we're living in a country where the sky's the limit, the stores are open late and you can shop in bed thanks to television.
- Joan Rivers

19.
The first time I see a jogger smiling, I'll consider it.
- Joan Rivers

20.
The ideal beauty is a fugitive which is never found.
- Joan Rivers

21.
What are people going to do? Fire me? I've been fired before. Not book me? I've been out of work before. I don't care.
- Joan Rivers

22.
Yeah, I read history. But it doesn't make you nice. Hitler read history, too.
- Joan Rivers

23.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God's gift, that's why we call it the present.
- Joan Rivers

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