happy b-day charlie

Actor, director, producer, composer, comedian, the talented Mr. Charlie Chaplin was born this day 1889 (died Christmas Day of 1977).

Check out this 1950 New Yorker article on the day in the life of Mr. Chaplin.

“Words are cheap. The biggest thing you can say is ‘elephant’.”

“The saddest thing that I can imagine is to get used to luxury.”

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

“Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in a long shot." -C. Chaplin

Grant's Golden Brand Pomade the premiere water-based pomade made in the good old USA