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Dave Chappelle – 14 Quotes

 

14 Quotes by Dave Chappelle

 

I want to tell my jokes. I want to have time with my children. I want to entertain people. And at one point, I’ll walk away from show business. But I don’t want to walk away empty-handed.

– Dave Chappelle


The only thing harder than leaving show business is coming back.

– Dave Chappelle


I’m cool with failing so long as I know that there are people around me that love me unconditionally.

– Dave Chappelle


Being famous is great, it’s not like bad or horrible or anything.

– Dave Chappelle


I love being famous – it’s phenomenal.

– Dave Chappelle


I’m famous today. People like me today. Might not like me tomorrow. You can’t count on it.

– Dave Chappelle


You can become famous but you can’t become unfamous. You can become infamous but not unfamous.

– Dave Chappelle


I was doing sketches that were funny but socially irresponsible. I felt I was deliberately being encouraged and I was overwhelmed.

– Dave Chappelle


Something about New York, man: You can do more comedy there probably than you can anywhere in the world. If you’re interested in being funny, New York is the place to go.

– Dave Chappelle


You know, be able to do something great in your life, you’re gonna have to realize your failures. You’re gonna have to embrace them and figure out how to overcome it.

– Dave Chappelle


I got a lot of positive people around me.

– Dave Chappelle


I don’t normally talk about my religion publicly because I don’t want people to associate me and my flaws with this beautiful thing. And I believe it is beautiful if you learn it the right way.

– Dave Chappelle


I think extreme sports are really good for relieving stress.

– Dave Chappelle


If I can make a teacher’s salary doing comedy, I think that’s better than being a teacher.

– Dave Chappelle


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