Dave Barry Quotes

A collection of quotes by Dave Barry.

Dave Barry is an American author, humor columnist, and television commentator. He was born on July 3, 1947, in Armonk, New York. Barry began his career as a journalist in the early 1970s, working for various newspapers such as The Daily Local News and The Miami Herald. However, it was his witty and satirical humor column that gained him widespread recognition.

Starting in 1983, Barry's syndicated humor column appeared in over 500 newspapers worldwide, making him one of the most recognizable and beloved humorists of his time. His unique and often absurd writing style covered a wide range of topics, from everyday life observations to politics, and even the quirks of modern technology. Barry's ability to find humor in the mundane and his witty commentary on society captivated readers throughout his career.

In addition to his column, Dave Barry has authored numerous books, both fiction and non-fiction, which have achieved bestseller status. Notable titles include "Dave Barry Turns 40," "Dave Barry Does Japan," and "Lessons from Lucy: The Simple Joys of an Old, Happy Dog." He has also been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1988.

Even after retiring from his regular column in 2004, Dave Barry continues to write books and occasionally contributes to various publications. His humorous insights and sharp wit have left an indelible mark on the literary and comedic landscape. N/A