"I've worked for 55 years. I'm going to take a little time off, to tell you the truth. It's just that now in the last couple of weeks, Gelman is pouring it on. 'Farewell to Regis!' It's getting embarrassing."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Regis Philbin on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Regis Philbin on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Regis Philbin on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Regis Philbin on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Regis Philbin on Winston Churchill
"Anderson Cooper every night dreams about getting my job permanently really."
"I'm involved in the stock market, which is fun and, sometimes, very painful."
"It's almost seems as though there's a battle going on between the public and all the fast-food establishments, and, believe me, I think it's very tasty food."
"I'm moving on. I should have made that clear when I made the announcement. I guess I wasn't clear. If people think you're leaving a show after all these years, you might be retiring. So I understand where they're coming from, but I should have impressed the fact that I hope I'm just moving on right now."
"I made it a morning show. We have the coffee cup, we have the morning papers. It's got that feel to it, that's what I wanted."