Charles Chaplin Quotes

“To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!” – Charlie Chaplin

“Your naked body should only belong to those who fall in love with your naked soul.” – Charlie Chaplin

“We think too much and feel too little.” – Charlie Chaplin

We think too much and

“My pain may be the reason for somebody’s laugh. But my laugh must never be the reason for somebody’s pain.” – Charlie Chaplin

“More than cleverness, we need kindness and gentleness.” – Charlie Chaplin

“As I began to love myself I freed myself of anything that is no good for my health – food, people, things, situations, and everything that drew me down and away from myself. At first I called this attitude a healthy egoism. Today I know it is Love of Oneself.” – Charlie Chaplin

“The mirror is my best friend because when I cry it never laughs.” – Charlie Chaplin

The mirror is my best

“Life laughs at you when you are unhappy; Life smiles at you when you are happy; But life salutes you when you make other happy.” – Charlie Chaplin

“You’ll find that life is still worthwhile, if you just smile.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Nothing is permanent in this wicked world – not even our troubles.” – Charlie Chaplin

“You have to believe in yourself. That’s the secret.” – Charlie Chaplin

You have to believe in

“Time is the best author. It always writes the perfect ending.” – Charlie Chaplin

“A day without laughter is a day wasted.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Judge a man not by how he treats his equals but by how he treats his inferiors.” – Charlie Chaplin

Judge a man not by how

“You’ll never find rainbows, If you’re looking down…” – Charlie Chaplin

“You need Power, only when you want to do something harmful otherwise Love is enough to get everything done.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Simplicity is not a simple thing.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.” – Charlie Chaplin

Failure is unimportant. It

“Don’t be afraid of the unknown because, even when they wander into chaos, planets are born stars!” – Charlie Chaplin

“My character of the Tramp, the millions of workers symbolized in that one figure.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Have them all shot. I don’t want any of my workers dissatisfied.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Life is laughter when seen in a long shot, but it is a tragedy when seen in a close-up.” – Charlie Chaplin

Life is laughter when seen

“I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can’t help it. It’s the truth.” – Charlie Chaplin

“What a sad business is being funny!” – Charlie Chaplin

“Let us fight for a new world, a decent world that will give men a chance to work, that will give youth a future and old age a security.” – Charlie Chaplin

“I don’t believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.” – Charlie Chaplin

I don't believe that the

“In the end, everything is a gag.” – Charlie Chaplin

“The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people and so long as men die, liberty will never perish.” – Charlie Chaplin

“I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.” – Charlie Chaplin

“My technique is the outcome of thinking for myself, of my own logic and approach; it is not borrowed from what others are doing.” – Charlie Chaplin

“I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.” – Charlie Chaplin

Nothing is more important than the moving image;
except for my cup of coffee in the morning. – Charlie Chaplin


Nothing is more important

“Simplicity is a difficult thing to achieve.” – Charlie Chaplin

“I do not need drugs to be a genius, do not take a genius to be human, but I need your smile to be happy.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Imagination means nothing without doing.” – Charlie Chaplin

Imagination means nothing

“Ability to think, like the violin or piano, requires daily practice” – Charlie Chaplin

“There are more valid facts and details in works of art than there are in history books.” – Charlie Chaplin