Modern Family
Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy in 'Modern Family' Season 6 Episode 8.ABC/Modern Family

Ty Burrell, the hilarious actor who brings Phil Dunphy to life in ABC's "Modern Family", is turning 48 on Saturday, 22 August. What better way to celebrate the birthday than to go through some of Phil's greatest quotes from "Modern Family".

Airport 2010 (Season 1 Episode 22)

Phil: If you show enough houses, you learn all the tricks. Every realtor is just a ninja in a blazer. The average burglar breaks in and leaves clues everywhere, but not me. I'm completely clueless.

Princess Diary (Season 2 Episode 15)

Phil: You know when Nana DeDe comes to visit, your mom can get a little...
Haley: Psycho?
Luke: Angry?
Alex: Drunk?
Phil: All true.

Little Bo Bleep (Season 3 Episode 13)

Phil: Honey, you're not unlikeable.
Claire: Thank you. Phil Dunphy: You just seem unlikeable.

Career Day (Season 4 Episode 21)

Phil: I'm using my veto.
Claire: Veto? You don't get a veto.
Phil: You veto me all the time.
Claire: That's because you're ideas are dumb.
Phil: Name one!...That went on for a while.
Claire: And let's not forget shower snacks.
Phil: I can't be the only one who gets hungry in there!

Other People's Children (season 5 Episode 17)

Phil: Why am I so intent on helping Andy? Because I love filmmaking, and I love love. I guess you could say I enjoy making love on film, and now I don't have to do it by myself.

The Cold (Season 6 Episode 3)

Luke: (Filming Phil) Now give me sad. Sadder. Think of me going off to college.... Why are you smiling?
Phil: I didn't think you'd get in.

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