- Name: Fran Lebowitz
- Born: 10/27/1950 (70 years old)
- Occupation: Author, public speaker
Frances Ann Lebowitz (born October 27, 1950) is an American author, public speaker, and occasional actor. Lebowitz is known for her sardonic social commentary on American life as filtered through her New York City sensibilities. Some reviewers have called her a modern-day Dorothy Parker.
Birth Name: Frances Ann Lebowitz
Birth Place: Morristown, New Jersey, U.S.
Fran Lebowitz quotes :
Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass.Fran Lebowitz
Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it is an old business procedure.Fran Lebowitz
There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness or death. Any attempt to prove otherwise constitutes unacceptable behavior.Fran Lebowitz
I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,' for it has been my invariable experience that the company of a mere child is infinitely preferable to that of a mere adult.Fran Lebowitz
My desire to curtail undue freedom of speech extends only to such public areas as restaurants, airports, streets, hotel lobbies, parks, and department stores. Verbal exchanges between consenting adults in private are as of little interest to me as they probably are to them.Fran Lebowitz
If you are truly serious abut preparing your child for the future, don't teach him to subtract teach him to deduct.Fran Lebowitz
All God's children are not beautiful. Most of God's children are, in fact, barely presentable.Fran Lebowitz
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.Fran Lebowitz
You can't go around hoping that most people have sterling moral characters. The most you can hope for is that people will pretend that they do.Fran Lebowitz