I think everyone probably starts out sounding like someone else, but gradually you develop your own sound.
I'm very open to the up-and-comers.
You do a clean show and it's over and the audience have enjoyed themselves and you've enjoyed yourself, and you haven't had to resort to shock.
Don't be silly and don't waste your time.
I was not influenced by Jack Benny, and people have remarked on my timing and Jack's timing, but I don't think you can teach timing. It's something you hear in your head.All quotes and jokes