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Probably it is impossible for humor to be ever a revolutionary weapon. Candide can do little more than generate irony.
~By Lionel Trilling ~


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 ~


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


Down the road, I'll probably have a kid or two or three. And there will probably be political events or spiritual things to comment on, and humor.
~By Alanis Morissette ~


A humorist is a person who feels bad, but who feels good about it.
~By Don Herold ~


I don't think I could ever do a network sitcom because the humor is often based on some trite circumstance. I don't want to be a part of a show where it's mostly about coming up with the jokes.
~By Sherilyn Fenn ~


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 ~


A little perspective, like a little humor, goes a long way.
~By Allen Klein ~


Well, it's a humor strip, so my first responsibility has always been to entertain the reader... But if, in addition, I can help move readers to thought and judgment about issues that concern me, so much the better.
~By Garry Trudeau ~


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


Whether planned or not, humor takes our mind off of our troubles.
~By Allen Klein ~


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 ~


A boy is naturally full of humor.
~By Robert Powell ~


Humor is just another defense against the universe.
~By Mel Brooks ~


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 ~


He was just trying to tease me - I knew that later - but he said he'd have to leave because it wasn't fair to have anyone in the room who was going to make fun of what he had to say. He had a good sense of humor, really.
~By Fay Wray ~


My dad's sense of humor was direct and sometimes surreal - his quick wit is well known amongst our family and friends. He raised me on Spike Jones records and W.C. Fields movies, and his sense of humor fell somewhere in between.
~By Tony Visconti ~


They don't make you pay for the humor. It's up and down, but they're trying to give you as many laughs as possible in 2 minutes. They are the most honest comedians ever.
~By Mike Judge ~


Humor has been the balm of my life, but it's been reserved for those close to me, not part of the public Lana.
~By Lana Turner ~


Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


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


When all is done, human life is, at the greatest and the best, but like a froward child, that must be played with and humored a little to keep it quiet till it falls asleep, and then the care is over.
~By William Temple ~


A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.
~By William Arthur Ward ~


Never say a humorous thing to a man who does not possess humor. He will always use it in evidence against you.
~By Herbert Beerbohm Tree ~


Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
~By Leo Rosten ~


Joe Barbera's s always complaining that he can't get humor into cartoons anymore. Just do it. You've got your money. Why do they let the networks run their lives?
~By John Kricfalusi ~


Men will confess to treason, murder, arson, false teeth, or a wig. How many of them will own up to a lack of humor?
~By Frank Moore Colby ~


Charlie Chaplin's genius was in comedy. He has no sense of humor, particularly about himself.
~By Lita Grey Chaplin ~


If I ever have sex with someone I might be able to develop a sense of humor.
~By Kate Beckinsale ~


Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it.
~By Malcolm Muggeridge ~


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


Incongruity, they say, is one of the main ingredients of humor. Maybe it's because everybody can feel superior to me. I honestly don't know.
~By Emmett Kelly ~


I'm known as a kind of dramatic, serious, almost humorless actor and the fact is, I'm a funny guy, and I spend most of my life trying to find a lighter side of things, and on stage was given plenty of opportunity to do that.
~By Campbell Scott ~


I want everything I do to have humor in it, because it seems to me that all of life has that.
~By Lawrence Kasdan ~


Our subconscious minds have no sense of humor, play no jokes and cannot tell the difference between reality and an imagined thought or image. What we continually think about eventually will manifest in our lives.
~By Robert Collier ~


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


Conservative humor is frankly harder than liberal humor. You get points for just being liberal. You can get more points if you make fun of your own side sometimes.
~By Ted Rall ~


Me and Matt love to argue, but in general our sense of humor is pretty much alike.
~By Trey Parker ~


A farce, or slapstick humor, does well universally.
~By John Ratzenberger ~


The nation that complacently and fearfully allows its artists and writers to become suspected rather than respected is no longer regarded as a nation possessed with humor or depth.
~By James Thurber ~


It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have a sense of humor.
~By Max Eastman ~


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


A lot of my humor does come from anger. It's like, you're not gonna pull one over on me - which is pretty much my motto anyways.
~By Courteney Cox ~


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


If you look at the game and everything, it's not quite like looking at an animated film, because that's total character. This, this is really movement, but it's got funny little things if you look for the humor. They're actually getting to the character.
~By Don Bluth ~


Humor can be one of our best survival tools.
~By Allen Klein ~


I love Sell Out, I think it's great. I love the jingles. The whole thing as an album is a wonderful piece of work. The cover. Everything about it. It's got humor, great songs, irony.
~By Roger Daltrey ~


Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
~By E. B. White ~


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


Humor is mankind's greatest blessing.
~By Mark Twain ~


I wanted to do an hour-long show, and I wanted to something that was dramatic and sometimes funny and humorous, as well. I'm just delighted to have this opportunity to be a part of this project.
~By Ron Glass ~


The secret to humor is surprise.
~By Aristotle ~


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 ~


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 ~


There are people who can talk sensibly about a controversial issue; they're called humorists.
~By Cullen Hightower ~


The great thing about university is that they incline you to get up and do it, from the Classics to modern plays, to the humor that Monty Pythons made popular.
~By Michael York ~


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 ~


But it also became the experience, or was the experience, of the writers who were attracted to this kind of humor. They're all men or women who come from the same kind of experience in their own lives.
~By Norman Lear ~


Honest good humor is the oil and wine of a merry meeting, and there is no jovial companionship equal to that where the jokes are rather small and laughter abundant.
~By Washington Irving ~


A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Anyone in the humor business isn't thinking clearly if he doesn't surround himself with idea people. Otherwise, you settle for mediocrity - or you burn yourself out.
~By Hank Ketcham ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say and it's true, I do have a certain fondness for women that have dark hair.
~By Wentworth Miller ~


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


Rock Hudson wasn't my type. He's a great guy and had a great sense of humor.
~By Tab Hunter ~


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


When humor goes, there goes civilization.
~By Erma Bombeck ~


Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If you go with your instincts and keep your humor, creativity follows. With luck, success comes, too.
~By Jimmy Buffett ~


People come up to me as I leave the stage after a performance and tell me tey saw my mother onstage with me every time I sing. I keep a sense of humor about it.
~By Lorna Luft ~


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 ~


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 ~


It has always surprised me how little attention philosophers have paid to humor, since it is a more significant process of mind than reason. Reason can only sort out perceptions, but the humor process is involved in changing them.
~By Edward de Bono ~


Laughter, and the broader category of humor, are key elements in helping us go on with our life after a loss.
~By Allen Klein ~


The President has a wonderful sense of humor, which is one of the reasons it is so much fun to work for him.
~By Karen Hughes ~


In looking for humor, keep in mind this guideline: Sometimes it takes a little time to see the humor in your upsets; you may not find something to laugh about immediately.
~By Allen Klein ~


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 ~


I'm not for gratuitous nudity, but if there's humor, I don't have a problem.
~By Rebecca Romijn ~


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


The script was just the best I'd read in a long time and I love the humor, which I wasn't expecting, and I like the fact that my six year old daughter can see the show without being, you know, protected from it.
~By Stephen Collins ~


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 ~


The polls indicated that I was feisty, that I was tough, that I had a sense of humor, but they weren't quite sure if they liked me and they didn't know whether or not that I was sensitive.
~By Geraldine Ferraro ~


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


Good taste and humor are a contradiction in terms, like a chaste whore.
~By Malcolm Muggeridge ~


I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor.
~By Edward Albee ~


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


The world is an infinitely fascinating, tragic and humorous place.
~By Mike Figgis ~


If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


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 ~


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 ~


Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
~By Christopher Morley ~


Humor expands our limited picture frame and gets us to see more than just our problem.
~By Allen Klein ~


In the 'Hurt Locker' there's a lot of me in there, a sense of humor, a man of few words and a lot of action.
~By Jeremy Renner ~


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 ~


Women, as they grow older, rely more and more on cosmetics. Men, as they grow older, rely more and more on a sense of humor.
~By George Jean Nathan ~


Men love it. They have a sense of humor, whereas a lot of women are threatened or just don't get it.
~By Lara Flynn Boyle ~


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


Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor.
~By Allen Klein ~

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