Final Speech from ‘The Great Dictator’
TRANSCEND VIDEOS, 18 Jan 2021
Inspirational speech given by silent-movies comedian Charlie Chaplin in his celebrated film, The Great Dictator.
“We think too much and feel too little. More than machinery we need humanity. More than cleverness we need kindness and gentleness. Without these qualities, life will be violent and all will be lost…”
Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin KBE was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, The Tramp, and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry.
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