Bill Hicks, the late American stand-up comedian and cult hero, had an acerbic whit. He didn’t describe his act as “Chomsky with dick jokes” for nothing. But he also had a philosophy, boiled down to a four-word phrase. Here it is, at the end of his 1993 performance film “Revelations” shot live in London, UK.

This video was uploaded to YouTube on July 9, 2007, by setfree69.