Quotations list about jesting captions for Instagram citing English Proverbs, William Shakespeare and Friedrich von Schiller sayings.

What are the best jesting quotes ?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is jesting!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity English Proverbs, William Shakespeare or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous jesting quote.

Many a true word is spoken in jest.
— English Proverbs

He jests at scars that never felt a wound.
William Shakespeare jesting quote

The jest loses its point when he who makes it is the first to laugh.
— Friedrich von Schiller

Nature understands no jesting. She is always true, always serious, always severe. She is always right, and the errors are always those of man.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

War is the statesman's game, the priest's delight, The lawyer's jest, the hired assassin's trade.
— jesting quotation by Percy Bysshe Shelley