8 Total Quotes

Peter Cook Quotes

I managed to get through the mining exams - they're not very rigorous, they only ask you one question, they say 'Who are you?' and I got seventy-five per cent on that.
Peter Cook
#Ask

I could have been a Judge, but I never had the Latin for the judgin'. I never had it, so I'd had it, as far as being a judge was concerned.
Peter Cook
#British Writer

I'd be very surprised if he wasn't picked for Germany now. His confidence is sky high, he's in the form of his life and that's what it's all about as a keeper.
Peter Cook
#Confidence

I've always been after the trappings of great luxury. But all I've got hold of are the trappings of great poverty. I've got hold of the wrong load of trappings, and a rotten load they are too, ones I could have very well done without.
Peter Cook
#Luxury

I would much prefer to be a judge than a coal miner because of the absence of falling coal.
Peter Cook
#British Writer #Absence

You know, I go to the theatre to be entertained. I dont want to see plays about rape, sodomy and drug addiction...I can get all that at home.
Peter Cook
#Rape

I am very interested in the Universe - I am specialising in the Universe and all that surrounds it.
Peter Cook
#British Writer