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Walter Winchell

Winchell in 1960.
Born Walter Winchel
(1897-04-07)April 7, 1897
New York City, New York, U.S.
Died February 20, 1972(1972-02-20) (aged 74)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of death Prostate cancer
Resting place Greenwood/Memory Lawn Mortuary & Cemetery
Spouse(s) Rita Greene (m. 1919; div. 1928)
Partner(s) June Magee
Children 3

The same thing happened today that happened yesterday, only to different people.
Walter Winchell
Never above you. Never below you. Always beside you.
We must not indulge in unfavorable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain.
Walter Winchell
Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid.
Walter Winchell
A pessimist is one who builds dungeons in the air.
Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.
Walter Winchell
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
Walter Winchell
The best way to get along is never to forgive an enemy or forget a friend.

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
I never lost a friend I wanted to keep.
Nothing recedes like success.
Hollywood is where they shoot too many pictures and not enough actors.
Today's gossip is tomorrow's headline.
I usually get my stuff from people who promised somebody else that they would keep it a secret.
Walter Winchell
An optimist is someone who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery.
The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public.
She's been on more laps than a napkin.
Too many people expect wonders from democracy, when the most wonderful thing of all is just having it.
Walter Winchell
Broadway is a main artery of New York life - the hardened artery.