- —Jackie Gleason as Ralph in "The Man From Space"
- "Having restored his suzerainty in the household, he
[ Sam Baines ] loaded his fork with a huge mouthful of instant potatoes and returned his attention to Jackie Gleason."
- —From Back to the Future by George Gipe (quote, page 111)
He is best known as Ralph on The Honeymooners and later as Sheriff Buford T. Justice in the Smokey and the Bandit series.