Leslie Nielsen's life as an actor was hard not to take seriously, no matter how spoof-laden his filmography. The man's ability to jump from comically somber to completely slapstick, and his host of memorable lines, scenes, and films, is a legacy that will carry long past his death at age 84. Here's a batch of our favorite Nielsen clips online, starting with the 'Airplane!' zinger everyone's quoting today, but none as deliciously deadpan as Nielsen himself: