The best internet quotes from the week of April 19, 1996

By EW Staff
Updated April 19, 1996 at 04:00 AM EDT

”I may be a role model to some deaf kids and adults. I’m not the god of the deaf community. I’m not responsible for other careers, but I’m a big advocate for deaf actors to get more recognition on TV, big screen, and theater.”
Marlee Matlin on Prodigy

”The obligation of the comedian is to find where the line is drawn, deliberately cross it, and make the audience glad you took them with you.”
George Carlin on Prodigy

”I’ve played a lotta really weird people in the movies. [Executive Decision] was a great way to play, you know, a normal guy with a machine gun.”
B.D. Wong on AOL

”I personally object when I see [in movies] a nude woman — or fairly nude woman — and the man is not nude. That’s a weird household. Or when they’ve been married for 20 years and hold the sheets up to their necks.”
Faithful director Paul Mazursky on CompuServe