1906 – 1972
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Who was Oscar Levant?
- There are two sides to every question: my side and the wrong side.
- Once he makes up his mind, he's full of indecision. -- On Dwight D. Eisenhower
- What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left.
- I once said cynically of a politician, Hell double-cross that bridge when he comes to it.
- An epigram is only a wisecrack that's played at Carnegie Hall.
- Every time I look at you I get a fierce desire to be lonesome.
- Roses are red, violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
- There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
- Strip away the phony tinsel of Hollywood and you will find the real tinsel underneath.
- Once I make up my mind, I'm full of indecision.
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- Dec 27, 1906
- Also known as
- United States of America
- Aug 14, 1972
on July 23, 2013
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