Ben Stein Quotes

The political is the moral and the moral is the political.

 
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Ben Stein
Ben Stein
  • Born: November 25, 1944
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer, Actor, Lawyer

Benjamin Jeremy Stein is an American writer, lawyer, actor, and commentator on political and economic issues. A graduate of Columbia University, Stein began his career in law, graduating as valedictorian from Yale Law School. He attained early success as a speechwriter for U.S. presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Later, he entered the entertainment field and became an actor, comedian, and Emmy Award-winning game show host. He is most well-known on screen as the economics teacher in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) and as Dr. Arthur Neuman in The Mask (1994) and Son of the Mask (2005).