75 Laughable Quotes To Inspire You

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The Most Famous Laughable Quotes (Best in 2024)

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No one is laughable who laughs at himself. — Seneca The Elder

No one is laughable who laughs at himself. — Seneca

Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable. — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If you can think of all the times in your life, some of the happiest times were probably when you were laughing. And some of the worst times in your life you were being laughed at. — Bo Burnham

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now. — Marie Osmond

Though laughter is allowable, a horse-laugh is abominable. — Marcus Tullius Cicero

Perhaps the greatest magic of the human spirit is the ability to laugh, at ourselves, at each other, and at our sometimes hopeless situation. Laughter normalized our lives — Torey L. Hayden

Laughter gives us distance. It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it and then move on. — Bob Newhart

There is nothing in which people more betray their character than in what they laugh at. — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If the earth is fit for laughter then surely heaven is filled with it. Heaven is the birthplace of laughter. — Martin Luther

Short Laughable Quotes

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  • P.T. Barnum said a sucker is born every minute, but his estimate was laughably low. — Jonathan Gruber
  • The man of understanding finds everything laughable. — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • The worth of a child born and bred in Nigeria cannot be compared to that in the United States. — Yakubu Gowon
  • I am laughably aggressive, and the rest of the band is very laid back, so we mix well. — Shirley Manson
  • Even Jesus Christ cannot conduct a free and fair election in Nigeria. — Olusegun Obasanjo
  • School is not meant for the poor, only for the rich. — Olusegun Obasanjo
  • I will rather kill myself than commit suicide. — Patience Jonathan
  • A well-balanced person is one who finds both sides of an issue laughable. — Herbert V. Prochnow
  • The only cure for vanity is laughter. And the only fault that's laughable is vanity. — Henri Bergson
  • I founded this school for the masses. — Atiku Abubakar

Get Through It Quotes

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I know it seems hard sometimes but remember one thing. Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick your chest out, keep ya head up.... and handle it. — Tupac Shakur

Don't allow your past or present condition to control you. It's just a process that you're going through to get you to the next level. — T. D. Jakes

As gold purified in a furnace loses its impurities and achieves its own true nature, the mind gets rid of the impurities of the attributes of delusion, attachment and purity through meditation and attains Reality. — Adi Shankara

You must make women count as much as men; you must have an equal standard of morals; and the only way to enforce that is through giving women political power so that you can get that equal moral standard registered in the laws of the country. It is the only way. — Emmeline Pankhurst

It represents a Bible verse I wear on my shoe. Philippians 4:13. It says 'I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.' It's also my mantra, how I get up for games and why I play the way I do. — Stephen Curry

It's through mistakes that you actually can grow. You have to get bad in order to get good. — Paula Scher

Cows run away from the storm while the buffalo charges toward it - and gets through it quicker. Whenever I’m confronted with a tough challenge, I do not prolong the torment, I become the buffalo. — Wilma Mankiller

If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it. — Michael Jordan

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If you can't change it.. change the way you think about it — Mary Engelbreit

You always get a special kick on opening day, no matter how many you go through. You look forward to it like a birthday party when you're a kid. You think something wonderful is going to happen. — Joe Dimaggio

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Read quotes by Olusegun Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo
quotes on education, love and onitsha

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Seneca The Elder
quotes on death, education and leadership

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quotes on life, love and time

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More Laughable Quotes

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The clown has great importance as part of the search for what is laughable and ridiculous in man. We should put the emphasis on the rediscovery of our own individual clown, the one that has grown-up within us and which society does not allow us to express. — Jacques Lecoq

Your looks are laughable, unphotographable, yet you're my favorite work of art. Is your figure less than Greek, is your mouth a little weak? When you open it to speak, are you smart? — Chet Baker

Food price inflation is running at 13% in Ireland. The people creating policy are laughably unserious. The government is borrowing money to give to farmers to destroy the food supply. This is Robert Mugabe economic policy. — Philip Pilkington

Small actions are at the heart of kaizen. By taking steps so tiny that they seem trivial or even laughable, you'll sail calmly past obstacles that have defeated you before. Slowly - but painlessly! - you'll cultivate an appetite for continued success and lay down a permanent new route to change. — Robert D. Maurer

My technique is laughable at times. I have developed a style of my own, I suppose, which creeps around. I don't have to have too much technique for it. I've developed the parts of my technique that are useful to me. I'll never be a very fast guitar player. I don't really know what to say about my style. There's always a melodic intent in there. — David Gilmour

As men neither fear nor respect what has been made contemptible, all honor to him who makes oppression laughable as well as detestable. Armies cannot protect it then; and walls which have remained impenetrable to cannon have fallen before a roar of laughter or a hiss of contempt. — Edwin Percy Whipple

How much truth is contained in something can be best determined by making it thoroughly laughable and then watching to see how much joking around it can take. For truth is a matter that can withstand mockery, that is freshened by any ironic gesture directed at it. Whatever cannot withstand satire is false. — Peter Sloterdijk

Members of Congress are incredibly blessed and fortune to have the jobs that we have. Nobody makes us run. Every two years we offer for public office, and if you don't want to do it then don't run. But the notion that you can make $174,000 in this country and be underpaid is laughable. — Trey Gowdy

When people express what is most important to them, it often comes out in cliches. That doesn't make them laughable; it's something tender about them. As though in struggling to reach what's most personal about them they could only come up with what's most public. — Terrence Malick

There are some tales not for telling, whether because they are too long, too precious, too laughable, too painful, too easy to need telling or too hard to explain. After all, after years and travels my secrets are all I have left to chew on in the night. — Emma Donoghue

The most laughable White House criticism is that tax cuts are a 'free lunch.' The American people's work created that money. Only in Washington could there be a belief that letting people keep more of what they create is a giveaway. — Steve Forbes

Since I'm not a second Marx or Freud who can offer people alternatives, I have to let them keep their own wrong feelings. And I don't believe that melodramatic feelings are laughable-they should be taken absolutely seriously. — Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Today women, especially, are sincerely frightened by the idea of becoming just a wife and mother. Women willingly run from the home, from the spectre of becoming a glorified prostitute into the open arms of the corporate employer. Laughably, we call this process freedom. — Chris Williamson

And I don't believe that melodramatic feelings are laughable - they should be taken absolutely seriously. — Rainer W. Fassbinder

If we have learned one thing from the history of invention and discovery, it is that, in the long run-and often in the short one-the most daring prophecies seem laughably conservative. — Arthur C. Clarke

A new and speculative idea, which although it may seem trivial and almost laughable, is nonetheless of great value in quickening the spirit of invention. — Michael J. Gelb

The truth is that we all have lives that are complicated. We all get hurt by people we love sometimes. It's laughable to believe that anyone is immune. The important thing is how you behave. — Tamara Mellon

I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old age. — Voltaire

Men show their character in nothing more clearly than by what they find laughable. — Anonymous

Why, Sir, most schemes of political improvement are very laughable things. — Samuel Johnson

My haters are laughable punks, my supporters the greatest people that ever lived. — Ted Nugent

Allow me to inquire how man can control his own affairs when he is not only incapable of compiling a plan for some laughably short term such as, say, a thousand years, but cannot even predict what will happen to him tomorrow? — Mikhail Bulgakov

Serious things cannot be understood without laughable things, nor opposites at all without opposites. — Plato

I will laugh at the laughable while I breathe — Mary Boykin Chesnut

A good laugh is a mighty good thing, and rather too scarce a good thing. — Herman Melville

I've had a very laughable career and what has seen me through is my sense of humor. — Linda Gray

I had a wonderful time playing Dr. Kaufman in Tomorrow Never Dies. It was a real Bond villain, over the top, almost laughable but dangerous. — Vincent Schiavelli

I put it out before the American people, got 306 electoral college votes…270 which you need, that was laughable. We got 306 because people came out and voted like they’ve never seen before so that’s the way it goes. I guess it was the biggest electoral college win since Ronald Reagan. — Donald Trump

I think it laughable, frankly, that the physics community comes up with a theory for everything. There isn't one theory for everything. There is not one explanation. We may eventually have several theories that can tie things together nicely but there is not a single theory of everything. — Edgar Mitchell

People like the Mormons and the Scientologists, who I think should combine and make a Mormontologist because what they believe is just so out there it's just laughable. — Bill Maher

The idea that if you are very clever you shouldn't be an actor would be laughable in Russia. — Samuel West

Politics is much too serious to be taken too seriously; equally, there are many aspects of it so laughable as to be lamentable. — Charles Kennedy

What's really interesting about that is that a lot of these words that were incendiary in their time now seem almost harmless and laughable, because they have this archaic quality. — Philip Kaufman

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