Top Popeye Quotes

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1. "Most of us came out of Popeye, so turning Popeye into something believable was tricky enough."
Author: Gil Kane
2. "God was gone; it was the silence of his departure. It was a rainy night. It was the myth of the rainy night. Dean was popeyed with awe. This madness would lead nowhere. I didn't know what was happening to me, and I suddenly realized it was only the tea that we were smoking; Dean had bought some in New York. It made me think that everything was about to arrive - the moment when you know all and everything is decided forever."
Author: Jack Kerouac
3. "Christ – wid ye take a look at that numpty? Fuckin "Popeye" izzit?' Jimmy gestured towards the bar. ‘C**t obviously husnae hud his spinach, eh?"
Author: Jamie Holoran
4. "I realised there were no good role models for kids. Popeye eats spinach, but also smokes and hits people."
Author: Magnus Scheving
5. "I was a really picky eater as a child. Because I was obsessed by Popeye, my mum and aunts would put my food in a can to represent spinach and we'd hum the Popeye tune and then I'd happily eat it."
Author: Paul O'Grady
6. "It's become normal for me to walk on set as Popeye, Frankenstein or an Elf or even a chicken."
Author: Paul O'Grady
7. "[The USA in the '70s] The country's cinematic output was appropriately bleak, reflecting the moroseness and self-hatred that riddled the national psyche. Anti-heroes such as Bonnie and Clyde, Travis Bickle, Popeye Doyle and the Corleones dominated the box office and the public wallowed in a morass of guilty introspection. There was never a country in more desperate need of a blow job than the United States of America: enter George Lucas."
Author: Simon Pegg
8. "Jamie: Maybe you could stop being a neat freak and ease off with barking orders at me.Dante: I resent the neat-freak statement. And I do not bark.Jamie: Sure you don't, Popeye.Dante: And it wouldn't kill you to use the shoe rack. I mean, it's right by the door.Jamie: Stop putting my CD's in chronological order, and I'll work on the shoe rock thing.Dante: How about alphabetical order?Jamie: How about you go to therapy?"
Author: Suzanne Wright

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