Ernie Kovacs (January 23, 1919—January 13, 1962) was an American comedian whose uninhibited, often ad-libbed, and visually experimental comic style came to influence numerous television comedy programs for years after his tragic, early death in an automobile accident.
- Nothing in Moderation.
- Epitaph, Forest Lawn (Hollywood Hills) Cemetery, Los Angeles, California
- It's been real.
- Seeing a murder on television can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some.
- Television is a medium, so called because it is neither rare nor well-done.
- We do these shows for the love of it. The money means nothing. The money is nothing, consequently it means nothing.