ispace1 loading

Quotes & Sayings – Articles, Blogs, Comments, Discussions, Postings

Humor Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Humor

Humor Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Humor

Read This: Gratitude Quotes And Sayings

A laugh is a surprise. And all humor is physical. I was always athletic, so that came naturally to me.
~By Chevy Chase ~


Negative humor is forgotten immediately. It's the stuff that makes us feel better about our lives that lives long. Much more satisfying. Enter children's books.
~By Berke Breathed ~


Humor is not a mood but a way of looking at the world. So if it is correct to say that humor was stamped out in Nazi Germany, that does not mean that people were not in good spirits, or anything of that sort, but something much deeper and more important.
~By Ludwig Wittgenstein ~


Humor has always been important to me. If there is a shield of faith that you can keep up against difficulties, humor is the Teflon coating.
~By Laurel Lee ~


Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
~By Francis Bacon ~


Those years on the golf course as a caddie, boy, those people were something. They were vulgar, some were alcoholics, racist, they were very difficult people to deal with. A lot of them didn't have a sense of humor.
~By Martin Sheen ~


My family has been amazing, and they understand how blessed I am. They've been able to keep my sense of humor.
~By Karen Duffy ~


I failed to fulfill what should have been an interesting role. I couldn't take their formula and bring what I had, my humor, my ideas, and make it my own.
~By Dianne Wiest ~


I've got a great sense of humor.
~By Anthony Hopkins ~


Humor is merely tragedy standing on its head with its pants torn.
~By Irvin S. Cobb ~


Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
~By John Lithgow ~


Humor does not diminish the pain - it makes the space around it get bigger.
~By Allen Klein ~


When humor can be made to alternate with melancholy, one has a success, but when the same things are funny and melancholic at the same time, it's just wonderful.
~By Francois Truffaut ~


There is hope for the future because God has a sense of humor and we are funny to God.
~By Bill Cosby ~


At NBC I wasn't really sure if the grandparents were going to get my sense of humor on a particular topic.
~By Tabitha Soren ~


But it was this tough little character part that I was playing, a very funny little guy that I invented over a weekend, because I realized I was not contributing to the humor of this thing. And I had to do something.
~By Dabney Coleman ~


Humorists can never start to take themselves seriously. It's literary suicide.
~By Erma Bombeck ~


There's a hysterical, tired sense of humor that comes after working 14 hours a day, six days a week. I like those things because they take the pressure off the constant stress.
~By Tom Berenger ~


Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
~By Thomas Browne ~


When we can find some humor in our upsets, they no longer seem as large or as important as they once did.
~By Allen Klein ~


And it really pisses Peter and Micky off when I get onto one of those tangents where I start to do humor.
~By Davy Jones ~


This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.
~By Lin Yutang ~


The love of truth lies at the root of much humor.
~By Robertson Davies ~


Wit is the lowest form of humor.
~By Alexander Pope ~


Look at Gleason in The Honeymooners. He was humorous but the way he lived wasn't really humorous. He was a bus driver. Who wants to be a bus driver? He didn't have any money and he was not famous. But despite that, the show is humorous.
~By George Thorogood ~


Dali had a good sense of humor - obviously you could tell just looking at him; he was funny.
~By Joe Grant ~


I love poking fun at myself. I have a rather mean sense of humor.
~By Alton Brown ~


Married people should not be quick to hear what is said by either when in ill humor.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


Next to power without honor, the most dangerous thing in the world is power without humor.
~By Eric Sevareid ~


You may not like the humor, but that is why every radio has an on-off button.
~By Mel Karmazin ~


When you say a friend has a sense of humor do you mean that he makes you laugh, or that he can make you laugh?
~By Max Frisch ~


Whatever else an American believes or disbelieves about himself, he is absolutely sure he has a sense of humor.
~By E. B. White ~


Nothing in man is more serious than his sense of humor; it is the sign that he wants all the truth.
~By Mark Van Doren ~


I really hate sitcoms on television with canned laughter and stuff. What really makes me laugh is the real-life stuff. I've got a dry sense of humor.
~By Katie Price ~


I liked the humor of it, I've always enjoyed a sense of humor in God and in religion and in spirituality.
~By Amber Tamblyn ~


Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic.
~By Barbet Schroeder ~


My fam is just a regular family. But all of them have great senses of humor.
~By Dane Cook ~


I realize that humor isn't for everyone. It's only for people who want to have fun, enjoy life, and feel alive.
~By Anne Wilson Schaef ~


M*A*S*H offered real characters and everybody identified with them because they had such soul. The humor was intelligent and it always assumed that you had an intellect.
~By Loretta Swit ~


You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humor in anything, even poverty, you can survive it.
~By Bill Cosby ~


I like a very dry wit, not the big kind of humor like Robin Williams. I don't think I'm capable of that.
~By Chris Cooper ~


I regard the writing of humor as a supreme artistic challenge.
~By Herman Wouk ~


Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility.
~By James Thurber ~


While many of us never knew Ronald Reagan personally, we felt close to him because we shared his lighthearted sense of humor, admired his uncommon virtue, and were moved by his remarkable wisdom.
~By Randy Forbes ~


Some major writers have a huge impact, like Ayn Rand, who to my mind is a lousy fiction writer because her writing has no compassion and virtually no humor. She has a philosophical and economical message that she is passing off as fiction, but it really isn't fiction at all.
~By Theodore Sturgeon ~


You see, that's another thing that my parents gave me: an enormously great sense of humor.
~By Liza Minelli ~


A clever, imagination, humorous request can open closed doors and closed minds.
~By Percy Ross ~


You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches tolerance.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


I could not tread these perilous paths in safety, if I did not keep a saving sense of humor.
~By Horatio Nelson ~


I really wouldn't want to live in America. I found New York claustrophobic and dirty. I missed England when I was there, simple things like smells and the British sense of humor.
~By Jonny Lee Miller ~


I don't think my sense of humor has changed at all; I was born with this, for better or for worse.
~By Ivan Reitman ~


Wit - the salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


Advertisers also know that humor can help bond us to their product.
~By Allen Klein ~


A good actor is someone who knows how to take the part and make it real and make it honest and be effective in it. If it's in a funny movie and, as long as they are cast in an appropriate way, humor will come from it.
~By Ivan Reitman ~


A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself.
~By Clifton Paul Fadiman ~


People ask me what the most important thing to take on the race is, and I always say it's a sense of humor. If you've got nothing but a sense of humor, you will survive.
~By Phil Keoghan ~


This is a feminist bookstore. There is no humor section.
~By John Callahan ~


It is characteristic of all deep human problems that they are not to be approached without some humor and some bewilderment.
~By Freeman Dyson ~


I'm lucky that my real-life Mom has both a great sense of humor about herself and an amazing ability to slip into complete denial if the subject matter gets a little too close to home.
~By Cathy Guisewite ~


The first glass is for myself, the second for my friends, the third for good humor, and the forth for my enemies.
~By William Temple ~


Humor is the most engaging cowardice.
~By Robert Frost ~


True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not contempt; its essence is love. It issues not in laughter, but in still smiles, which lie far deeper.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor.
~By Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~


I don't know how many sacred cows there are today. I think there's a little confusion between humor and gross passing for humor. That's kind of regrettable.
~By Bob Newhart ~


Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother.
~By Patricia Highsmith ~


Humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it.
~By Langston Hughes ~


An emotional man may possess no humor, but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion, sometimes tucked away or forgotten.
~By Constance Rourke ~


Humor is the instinct for taking pain playfully.
~By Max Eastman ~


My stories are very somber, so I think I need the comic ingredient. Besides, life has so much humor.
~By Manuel Puig ~


The wit makes fun of other persons; the satirist makes fun of the world; the humorist makes fun of himself, but in so doing, he identifies himself with people - that is, people everywhere, not for the purpose of taking them apart, but simply revealing their true nature.
~By James Thurber ~


There are just certain things that turn my head. It may be a girl's sense of humor, it may be her wit, or her belief system; it could be a lot of different things.
~By Jensen Ackles ~


Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him.
~By Romain Gary ~


Prior to Wordsworth, humor was an essential part of poetry. I mean, they don't call them Shakespeare comedies for nothing.
~By William Collins ~


Humor is such a wonderful thing, helping you realize what a fool you are but how beautiful that is at the same time.
~By Lynda Barry ~


Well, darkness with humor... I'm not an extremely suicidal or sad person.
~By Peter Steele ~


The overwhelming majority of Americans are possessed of two great qualities a sense of humor and a sense of proportion.
~By Franklin D. Roosevelt ~


Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense of humor, is very much to my taste.
~By Carter Burwell ~


The president of General Motors was in a foul humor.
~By Arthur Hailey ~


A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


Putting a little time aside for clean fun and good humor is very necessary to relieve the tensions of our time.
~By Hattie McDaniel ~


It felt as if things were literally slipping through my fingers. Things were just streaming away from me. I lost my sense of humor. I'm still looking for that.
~By Michelle Williams ~


There is no defense against adverse fortune which is so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.
~By Thomas W. Higginson ~


It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance.
~By David Herbert Lawrence ~


Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn't. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.
~By Horace Walpole ~


In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
~By George Herbert ~


I'll do humor about myself, I'll poke fun and everything, but that's me and I can do it to me. I think it's cruel to do it to somebody else.
~By Delta Burke ~


As a person, he was wonderful. He really was a great person. He was full of life. He had a great sense of humor. Very talented, of course, but very caring to his parents. There was a very endearing quality about Elvis.
~By Priscilla Presley ~


It's odd how violence and humor so often go together, isn't it?
~By Dan Simmons ~


If I didn't try to eavesdrop on every bus ride I take or look for the humor when I go for a walk, I would just be depressed all the time.
~By Lynda Barry ~


I wore goofy hats to school and did musical theater. Most people thought I was a dork. But if you have a sense of humor about it, no one can bring you down.
~By Zac Efron ~


If you get a diagnosis, get on a therapy, keep a good attitude and keep your sense of humor.
~By Teri Garr ~


I think it would be hard to go the distance in this business without a sense of humor.
~By Patricia Clarkson ~


There's a few tunes of mine that don't have jokes, but most of them have a joke and they have a humorous point of view somewhere.
~By Mose Allison ~


I think at its best the American sense of humor is the same as the British sense of humor at its best, which is to be wry and ironic and self deprecating.
~By Simon Pegg ~


I genuinely liked all of the cast members very much. Steve had a wicked sense of humor. I remember Russell coming to my rescue, once. I watched Eric evolve before everyone's eyes. Maurice loved what he did, so. He treated his character with respect, down to the costuming.
~By Madeleine Stowe ~


One of the things that binds us as a family is a shared sense of humor.
~By Ralph Fiennes ~


Absurdity is what I like most in life, and there's humor in struggling in ignorance. If you saw a man repeatedly running into a wall until he was a bloody pulp, after a while it would make you laugh because it becomes absurd.
~By David Lynch ~


That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.
~By A. Whitney Brown ~


Humor has historically been tied to the mores of the day. The Yellow Kid was predicated on what people thought was funny about the immigrant Irish. When you're different in a society, you're funny.
~By Will Eisner ~


The satirist shoots to kill while the humorist brings his prey back alive and eventually releases him again for another chance.
~By Peter De Vries ~

Read This: Karma Quotes And Sayings
April 19 ,2021
Author(s):  ispace1


All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
United Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About United
Sea Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Sea
Zeal Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Zeal
Blush Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Blush
Nudity Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Nudity
  • Hi Guest, let's do something awesome today!           
Hide Toolbar