„They make me look like a stuffed monkey.“

Allegedly said about two postage stamps issued in 1911.
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„Look at that little monkey run!“

—  Howard Cosell American sportscaster 1918 - 1995

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„The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him.“

—  Robert Benchley American comedian 1889 - 1945

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„I look like an exploding tomato and shout like a jet engine and every time I see it, it makes me cringe.“

—  John Sweeney (journalist)

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„It doesn't take much to make us flip back into monkeys again.“

—  Terry Pratchett English author 1948 - 2015

A similar remark was reportedly made by Pratchett in The Herald (4 October 2004): I'd rather be a climbing ape than a falling angel.
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