Powerful Stephen Colbert Quotes 2020

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Powerful Stephen Colbert Quotes 2020

1. “Don’t be afraid to make things up. Never fear being exposed as a fraud. Experts make things up all the time. They’re qualified too.” Stephen Colbert

2. “The pen is mightier than the sword if you shoot that pen out of a gun.” Stephen Colbert

3. “Reality has a well-known liberal bias.” Stephen Colbert

4. “I can’t prove it, but I can say it.” Stephen Colbert

5. “I’m a junkie for exhaustion, and I’m a junkie for setting up my expectations too high and then trying to meet them.” Stephen Colbert

6. “I love being on stage. I love the relationship with the audience. I love the letting go, the sense of discovery, the improvising.” Stephen Colbert

7. “Facts matter not at all. Perception is everything. It’s certainty.” Stephen Colbert

8. “I’m very comfortable with uncomfortable situations, and I think that can seem odd to people, that I like the thrill of discomfort.” Stephen Colbert

9. “You can’t really be passionately moderate. It’s like wearing an ‘Extra Medium’ – it doesn’t exist.” Stephen Colbert

10. “All I can do is today and tomorrow and have some idea of what we’re doing next week. That’s all I can worry about.” Stephen Colbert

11. “If I had free time to go to Los Angeles to shoot a movie, I would rather spend it with my kids.” Stephen Colbert

12. “Who really wants to be themselves when they’re teenagers?” Stephen Colbert

13. “I don’t perceive my role as a newsman at all. I’m a comedian from stem to stern. You can cut me open and count the rings of jokes.” Stephen Colbert

14. “Shamelessness is a wonderful part of the character.” Stephen Colbert

15. “Thankfully, dreams can change. If we’d all stuck with our first dream, the world would be overrun with cowboys and princesses.” Stephen Colbert

16. “In order to maintain an untenable position, you have to be actively ignorant. One motto on the show is, ‘Keep your facts, I’m going with the truth.’” Stephen Colbert

17. “My mom kind of led me toward acting. She wanted to be an actress when she was younger. That made me interested in it when I was a kid because she and I are very close.” Stephen Colbert

18. “If you don’t give power to the words that people throw at you to hurt you, they don’t hurt you anymore. And you actually have power over those people.” Stephen Colbert

19. “I have a morality. I don’t know if it’s the best morality. And I do like thinking. If people perceive that as a moral intellectualism, that’s fine. That’s up to them to decide.” Stephen Colbert

20. “I’m not here to affect you politically or socially. I’m here to make you laugh. I use the news as the palette for my jokes.” Stephen Colbert

21. “Status is always ripe for satire, status is always good for comedy.” Stephen Colbert

22. “And if you love only yourself, you will serve only yourself. And you will have only yourself.” Stephen Colbert

23. “I’ve been accused of being unambitious, but what I do takes up every minute. I’m executive producer, I’m a writer and the host.” Stephen Colbert

24. “There’s a degree of narcissism involved in anything in show business. I mean, you can’t do it without a healthy ego. Why would you want anybody to listen to you?” Stephen Colbert

25. “The interesting thing about grief, I think, is that it is its own size. It is not the size of you. It is its own size. And grief comes to you.” Stephen Colbert

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