John Cleese Quotes 23
Promoting Fierce Creatures, which Cleese says is a satire about Rupert Murdoch's greed.
Referring to Python's sketch: UPPER CLASS TWIT OF THE YEAR
About his move from England to California.
When I was a child and I was upset about something, my mother was not capable of containing that emotion, of letting me be upset but reassuring me, of just being with me in a calming way. She always got in a flap, so I not only had my own baby panics, fears and terrors to deal with, but I had to cope with hers, too. Eventually I taught myself to remain calm when I was panicked, in order not to upset her. In a way, she had managed to put me in charge of her. At 18 months old, I was doing the parenting.
John Marwood Cleese (born 1939-10-27) is an English comedian and actor best known for being one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python and for co-writing the TV series Fawlty Towers in which he played Basil Fawlty.