Mel Brooks. Quotes
Date of birth
June 28, 1926
Humor is just another defense against the universe.
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A sense of humor is important. I'm always attracted to a girl with confidence. In terms of looks, I don't have a type. I think a lot of girls think that they have to be super-thin, to meet the Hollywood image, but I think a girl who is voluptuous is very beautiful.
My dad read, I think, the Perry Mason mysteries and Zane Grey and some humor compendiums... And then at one point, the bookmobile started coming to town. That was really cool. I mean, that was when I read my first Raymond Carver story. I think that was probably 1969 or so. I must have been 13.
I was never treated differently. I never felt like I was lesser or I was discriminated against. I've only experienced that after I became an actor.