Laughter Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Laughter

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Incongruity is the mainspring of laughter.
~By Max Beerbohm ~


War is the slaughter of human beings, temporarily regarded as enemies, on as large a scale as possible.
~By Jeanette Rankin ~


I was disappointed, not because we had lost the war but because our people had allowed it to go on for so many years, instead of heeding the few voices of protest against all that mass insanity and slaughter.
~By George Grosz ~


Remember me with smiles and laughter, for that is how I will remember you all. If you can only remember me with tears, then don't remember me at all.
~By Laura Ingalls Wilder ~


Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.
~By Arnold H. Glasow ~


At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.
~By Jean Houston ~


Everybody laughs the same in every language because laughter is a universal connection.
~By Yakov Smirnoff ~


Really, sex and laughter do go very well together, and I wondered - and I still do - which is more important.
~By Hermione Gingold ~


He who has laughter on his side has no need of proof.
~By Theodor Adorno ~


Laughter springs from the lawless part of our nature.
~By Agnes Repplier ~


Laughter is the best medicine - unless you're diabetic, then insulin comes pretty high on the list.
~By Jasper Carrott ~


From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.
~By Helen Hayes ~


I think laughter may be a form of courage. As humans we sometimes stand tall and look into the sun and laugh, and I think we are never more brave than when we do that.
~By Linda Ellerbee ~


I left in love, in laughter, and in truth, and wherever truth, love and laughter abide, I am there in spirit.
~By Bill Hicks ~


Laughter relieves us of superfluous energy, which, if it remained unused, might become negative, that is, poison. Laughter is the antidote.
~By George Gurdjieff ~


The fact is that as soon as they reach Baghdad gates, we will besiege them and slaughter them. Until now they have refused to do battle with us. They are just going places. One can describe them as a boa: when it feels threatened, it runs to somewhere else.
~By Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf ~


Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
~By Peter Ustinov ~


It is important that gang members are aware that if they engage in aggravated assault, maiming, kidnapping, or manslaughter that they will receiving a minimum sentence of 30 years.
~By Albert Wynn ~


So the brother in black offers to these United States the source of courage that endures, and laughter.
~By Zora Neale Hurston ~


Laughter need not be cut out of anything, since it improves everything.
~By James Thurber ~


I learned very early that an audience would relax and look at things differently if they felt they could laugh with you from time to time. There's an energy that comes through the release of tension that is laughter.
~By Twyla Tharp ~


It seems that laughter needs an echo.
~By Henri Bergson ~


Laughter is nothing else but sudden glory arising from some sudden conception of some eminency in ourselves, by comparison with the infirmity of others, or with our own formerly.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


When I was in kindergarten, I had one line in a little play. I said, I am Patrick Potato and this is my cousin, Mrs. Tomato, and I heard laughter. I wanted to be an actress from that moment on.
~By Doris Roberts ~


I don't know why people are so surprised by my live performances. My approach is so simple; every song I sing, every story I tell, every move I make, must move the audience to laughter, tears or inspiration. Otherwise, why should I do it?
~By John Davidson ~


There were mornings in the make-up trailer where I'd have fits of laughter because of the extraordinary daily events of the shoot. Sometimes, it was all too much to believe. But the wildest things happened.
~By Madeleine Stowe ~


Comedy is defiance. It's a snort of contempt in the face of fear and anxiety. And it's the laughter that allows hope to creep back on the inhale.
~By Will Durst ~


I believe that love and laughter can only happen when one person takes the time to think about what would cause the other person to feel good.
~By Yakov Smirnoff ~


How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?
~By Lao Tzu ~


For anyone who works in front of an audience there is no thrill quite like that of feeling and hearing the evidence of the audience members' enjoyment. Laughter and applause really are powerful.
~By Randy West ~


If the laughter of the audience was malicious we wouldn't show it.
~By Denis Norden ~


The laughter of the aphorism is sometimes triumphant, but seldom carefree.
~By Mason Cooley ~


I took a lot of time off after Mobsters and although I did something I had never done before, which was to direct a play, The Laughter Epidemic, it felt like a vacation.
~By Christian Slater ~


Old hippies don't die, they just lie low until the laughter stops and their time comes round again.
~By Joseph Gallivan ~


Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about.
~By Chuck Jones ~


Few of us will forget the wail of mingled grief, rage and horror which rose from the camp when the Indians returned to it and recognized their slaughtered warriors, women, and children.
~By John Gibbon ~


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 ~


I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
~By Robert Fulghum ~


I thought theater people wouldn't see me if I hadn't trained. I didn't want to just be the Brideshead guy, to spend the rest of my life wearing waistcoats. I got the chance to try everything. Not just Romeos, but pimps and grandfathers and even one role as a woman in a Naomi Wallace play called Slaughter City.
~By Tom Hiddleston ~


Laughter is the mind's intonation. There are ways of laughing which have the sound of counterfeit coins.
~By Edmond de Goncourt ~


I believe there is a direct correlation between love and laughter.
~By Yakov Smirnoff ~


One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
~By Henry Miller ~


Since the goal of my programs is to show audiences how humor can both help them heal as well as deal with not-so-funny stuff, I decided to discuss the events of the previous week, the pain all of us were feeling, and how humor and some laughter might be beneficial.
~By Allen Klein ~


All you need in the world is love and laughter. That's all anybody needs. To have love in one hand and laughter in the other.
~By August Wilson ~


Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
~By Bill Cosby ~


I enjoy slaughtering beasts, and I think of my relatives constantly.
~By Roger Zelazny ~


Every blessed one of you feels better for that burst of laughter.
~By Ivor Novello ~


Although lynchings have steadily increased in number and barbarity during the last twenty years, there has been no single effort put forth by the many moral and philanthropic forces of the country to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter.
~By Ida B. Wells ~


He was born with a gift of laughter and a sense that the world was mad.
~By Rafael Sabatini ~


Laughter is the brush that sweeps away the cobwebs of your heart.
~By Mort Walker ~


The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion.
~By Harvey Milk ~


Frequent and loud laughter is the characteristic of folly and ill manners.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


You know, Democratic and Republican administrations alike have supported individuals and regimes that have slaughtered millions across the globe. And they need to be held accountable for that.
~By Aaron McGruder ~


I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose.
~By Woody Allen ~


Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
~By Victor Hugo ~


The house of laughter makes a house of woe.
~By Edward Young ~


I believe in things that move people, if the audience isn't deeply caught up and moved to either laughter or tears then I don't think it is theater.
~By Estelle Parsons ~


Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Laughter and grief join hands. Always the heart Clumps in the breast with heavy stride; The face grows lined and wrinkled like a chart, The eyes bloodshot with tears and tide. Let the wind blow, for many a man shall die.
~By Karl Shapiro ~


Workers, comrades, and you, women of the people, let not this festival of May, the second during the war, pass without protest against the Imperialist Slaughter.
~By Karl Liebknecht ~


Cursed be he above all others Who's enslaved by love of money. Money takes the place of brothers, Money takes the place of parents, Money brings us war and slaughter.
~By Anacreon ~


In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
~By George Eliot ~


Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
~By Albert Einstein ~


Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
~By Oscar Wilde ~


I'm really only happy when I'm on stage. I just feed off the energy of the audience. That's what I'm all about - people and laughter.
~By Larry David ~


When the needs of one person are being met by the other, there is laughter.
~By Yakov Smirnoff ~


This happens to be that the power of laughter and love would beat out the power of fear every time. You know, I hate to sound corny about it but it's true, and I think that's what this movie is about.
~By John Goodman ~


I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and you laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.
~By Clarissa Pinkola Estes ~


The elephants were being slaughtered in masses. Some were even killed in the vicinity of big tourist hotels.
~By Richard Leakey ~


The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
~By e. e. cummings ~


Gratitude helps you to grow and expand; gratitude brings joy and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you.
~By Eileen Caddy ~


The beauty of the world, which is so soon to perish, has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
~By Virginia Woolf ~


What the real world of 1941 needed most was the release and relief provided by laughter.
~By Joseph Barbera ~


Peoples will be as before, the sheep sent to the slaughterhouses or to the meadows as it pleases the shepherds.
~By Henri La Fontaine ~


Our revenge will be the laughter of our children.
~By Bobby Sands ~


Our shows are packed with laughter and light-hearted songs to lift the listener from their everyday life. We encourage the audience to participate in any way.
~By Jason Mraz ~


If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be a vegetarian.
~By Paul McCartney ~


Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
~By Mark Twain ~


Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Muslim delegates concerned about rights in Palestine could have brought their enthusiasm closer to home by addressing the fate of black Christians being slaughtered and enslaved in the Sudan.
~By Jack Schwartz ~


More people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, my friends, that is true perversion.
~By Harvey Milk ~


A day without laughter is a day wasted.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~


The same people who are murdered slowly in the mechanized slaughterhouses of work are also arguing, singing, drinking, dancing, making love, holding the streets, picking up weapons and inventing a new poetry.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


While the laughter of joy is in full harmony with our deeper life, the laughter of amusement should be kept apart from it. The danger is too great of thus learning to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery, and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
~By Lewis Carroll ~


I have always liked shows that have laughter in them.
~By David Walliams ~


Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.
~By Kurt Vonnegut ~


Laughter drives shouting away.
~By Indra Devi ~


I think that's one of the most important gifts we have in television - the ability to heal through laughter.
~By Soleil Moon Frye ~


The great disadvantage of our present electoral system is that it freezes the pattern of politics, and holds together the incompatible because everyone assumes that if a party splits it will be electorally slaughtered.
~By Roy Jenkins ~


I'm happy that I have brought laughter because I have been shown by many the value of it in so many lives, in so many ways.
~By Lucille Ball ~


Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together.
~By Max Eastman ~


We look before and after, And pine for what is not; Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.
~By Percy Bysshe Shelley ~


If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter. He has a heart capable of mirth, and naturally disposed to it.
~By Joseph Addison ~


She knew what all smart women knew: Laughter made you live better and longer.
~By Gail Parent ~


More than 65,000 horses were slaughtered in the United States in 2004, a 50 percent increase since 2002.
~By Elton Gallegly ~


Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.
~By Carl Sandburg ~


It is better to write of laughter than of tears, for laughter is the property of man.
~By Francois Rabelais ~


Amour is the one human activity of any importance in which laughter and pleasure preponderate, if ever so slightly, over misery and pain.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~


Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~

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