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Picture of Phyllis Diller. Phyllis Diller at the her home in Brentwood, California, USA, 25 February 2007. Picture by Brian Hamilton.

66Only two quotes by Phyllis Diller99

Phyllis Diller (born Phyllis Ada Driver; July 17, 1917) is a Golden Globe-nominated American actress and comedienne, considered one of the pioneers of female stand-up comedy.

66A bachelor is someone who never makes the same mistake once.99 [+]

66We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve years telling them to sit down and shut up.99 [+]

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