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To live in Australia permanent...

To live in Australia permanently is rather like going to a party and dancing all night with one's mother.

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My parents were very pleased t...

My parents were very pleased that I was in the army. The fact that I hated it somehow pleased them even more.

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Everyone had a Japanese maple,...

Everyone had a Japanese maple, although after Pearl Harbor most of these were patriotically poisoned, ringbarked and extirpated.

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My mother used to say that the...

My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't met yet. She's now in a maximum security twilight home in Australia

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I've decided the secret of par...

I've decided the secret of parenting is benevolent neglect.I put my family last. Because if you don't, if you put them first, they never thank you. You'll never get a word of thanks from them.

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I think a lot of people think ...

I think a lot of people think that we [comedians] are nerveless people in the theatre, that we don't feel that kind of terror which traditionally anyone who has to do any public speaking feels. It's worse for actors, because our livelihood depends on it.

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Australia is an outdoor countr...

Australia is an outdoor country. People only go inside to use the toilet. And that's only a recent development.

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The whole point of art, aside ...

The whole point of art, aside from the aesthetic pleasure it yields, is that it provides a bridge to the past; that seductive land where we all find certainty and consolation. Nothing quite spans this gulf with such immediacy as the art of popular song.

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I'm an immensely shy and vulne...

I'm an immensely shy and vulnerable woman. My husband has never seen me naked. Nor has he expressed the least desire to do so.

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