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Groucho Marx 1890–1977
American film comedian 

  1. please accept my resignation. i don't want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member.
    Groucho and Me (1959) ch. 26
  2. From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.
    blurb written for S. J. Perelman's book Dawn Ginsberg's Revenge (1928)
    Hector Arce Groucho (1979)
  3. Many years ago I chased a woman for almost two years, only to discover that her tastes were exactly like mine: we both were crazy about girls.
    letter, 28 March 1955
  4. I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception.
    Leo Rosten People I have Loved, Known or Admired (1970) ‘Groucho’
  5. No, I'm breaking it in for a friend.
    when asked if Groucho were his real name

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