Alan Young was a British-born Canadian-American actor, voice actor, comedian and radio and television host/personality who TV Guide called "The Charlie Chaplin of Television". source
In the deaf community, there are different types of people who have different philosophies. Some believe that they should only sign. Some believe they should only speak. Some people say you should use cued speech. Some say you should use cochlear implants. Some say you shouldn't sign. Some people say you should sign.