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It’s down to four. Vote for the best Lewis Grizzard quote!

Illustration: Jack Davis


It’s down to one. What’s the best Lewis Grizzard Quote?

This poll is closed

  • 16%
    "Life is like a dogsled team. If you ain’t the lead dog, the scenery never changes."
    (43 votes)
  • 35%
    "I said the blessing before we had lunch. I thanked the Lord for three things: fried chicken, potato salad and for the fact he had allowed me the privilege of being a Bulldog. "And , Dear Lord," I prayed, "bless all those not as fortunate as I."
    (92 votes)
  • 34%
    "In the south there’s a difference between ‘Naked’ and ‘Nekkid.’ ’Naked’ means you don’t have any clothes on. ‘Nekkid’ means you don’t have any clothes on and you’re up to somethin’.
    (88 votes)
  • 13%
    "Anybody who puts sugar in cornbread is a heathen who doesn’t love the Lord, not to mention Southeastern Conference football."
    (34 votes)
257 votes total Vote Now

Four Grizzardisms. Only one will be the winner.

In the past few weeks, you’ve voted on some of the best Lewis Grizzard quotes by category.

It’s been a fun time of laughing and fondly reflecting a voice of the South and the Bulldogs that’s badly missed.

I don’t know how many times in the past few years that I, and I am sure many of you, would have loved to hear Lewis weigh in on all that’s gone in the news, Georgia athletics...I mean can imagine his comments on President Adams, for starters?

Without further delay - here are the finalists. Vote now!