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Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever. - Walt Disney

Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney


Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. - Walt Disney

Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney


The best thing in life are free. - Proverbs

The best thing in life are free. ⏤ Proverbs


If we couldn't laugh, we would all go insane. - Jimmy Buffett

If we couldn't laugh, we would all go insane. ⏤ Jimmy Buffett


Laughter is the greatest weapon we have and we, as humans, use it the least. - Mark Twain

Laughter is the greatest weapon we have and we, as humans, use it the least. ⏤ Mark Twain


Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. - Walt Disney

Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney


Smile, laughter and meditation are all privileges of human life. - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Smile, laughter and meditation are all privileges of human life. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar


The most wasted day of all is that on which we have not laughed. - Nicolas Chamfort

The most wasted day of all is that on which we have not laughed. ⏤ Nicolas Chamfort


There is little success where there is little laughter. - Andrew Carnegie

There is little success where there is little laughter. ⏤ Andrew Carnegie


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

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


Laughter ... the most civilized music in the world. - Peter Ustinov

Laughter ... the most civilized music in the world. ⏤ Peter Ustinov


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

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


My pain may be the reason for somebody's laughter, but my laughter must never be the reason for somebody's pain. - Charlie Chaplin

My pain may be the reason for somebody's laughter, but my laughter must never be the reason for somebody's pain. ⏤ Charlie Chaplin


Laughter is an instant vacation. - Milton Berle

Laughter is an instant vacation. ⏤ Milton Berle


Laughter is the sound of the soul dancing. My soul probably looks like Fred Astaire. - Jarod Kintz

Laughter is the sound of the soul dancing. My soul probably looks like Fred Astaire. ⏤ Jarod Kintz


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A day without laughter is a day wasted.

Charlie Chaplin, actor

Laughter is the greatest weapon we have and we, as humans, use it the least.

Mark Twain, author

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

Carl Sandburg, poet

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.

Linda Ellerbee, journalist

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

e. e. cummings, poet

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.

Bill Cosby, comedian

Time spent laughing is time spent with the Gods.

Japanese Proverbs,

You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches tolerance.

W. Somerset Maugham, playwright

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

Virginia Woolf, author

Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.

Johann von Goethe, writer

The human race has but one really affective weapon, and that is laughter.

Mark Twain, author

Laughter is higher than all pain.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.

Victor Hugo, author

Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.

Victor Borge, musician

We don't laugh because we're happy -- we're happy because we laugh.

William James, philosopher

If I am not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there.

Martin Luther, monk

Laughter is America's most important export.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.

Charlie Chaplin, actor

If you like a man's laugh before you know anything of him, you may say with confidence that he is a good man.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

You can judge a man by what he laughs at.

Unknown,

It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

I always knew looking back on my tears would bring me laughter, but I never knew looking back on my laughter would make me cry.

Cat Stevens, musician

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning do to do afterward.

Kurt Vonnegut, author

Nobody ever died of laughter.

Max Beerbohm, actor

She laughs at everything you say. Why? Because she has fine teeth.

Benjamin Franklin, politician

If you don't learn to laugh at troubles, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old.

Edward W. Howe,

With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.

Abraham Lincoln, president

A good laugh is sunshine in the house.

William Makepeace Thackeray, novelist

If you can laugh at it then you can live with it

Unknown,

I quickly laugh at everything for fear of having to cry.

Pierre De Beaumarchais,

The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs.

Malcolm De Chazal, writer

I can usually judge a fellow by what he laughs at.

Wilson Mizner, dramatist

The shortest distance between two people is laughter.

Unknown,

There is a thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humor and hurt.

Erma Bombeck, journalist

Laugh at yourself first, before anyone else can.

Elsa Maxwell, writer

Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

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.

Helen Hayes, actress

Laughing is not always the proof of a mind at ease.

Proverbs,

If we couldn't laugh, we would all go insane.

Jimmy Buffett, musician

Nothing can confound a wise man more than laughter from a dunce.

Lord Byron, poet

Let there be more joy and laughter in your living.

Eileen Caddy, celebrity

Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

The more laws, the more offenders.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.

Agnes Repplier, writer

Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.

Mark Twain, author

When you laugh, be sure to laugh at what people do and not at what people are.

Unknown,

Laughter is the cipher key wherewith we decipher the whole man

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

The most wasted day of all is that during which we have not laughed.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart, don't know how to laugh either.

Golda Meir, leader

No one is more profoundly sad as one who laughs too much.

Jean Paul, author

You enjoy it more if you can laugh at it.

Unknown,

It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

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.

Will Durst, writer

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Anonymous,

You grow up on the day you have your first real laugh at, yourself.

Ethel Barrymore, actress

Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God.

Karl Barth, theologian

I hasten to laugh at everything, for fear of being obliged to weep.

Pierre De Beaumarchais,

Hearty laughter is a good way to jog internally without having to go outdoors.

Norman Cousins, author

Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together.

Max Eastman, author

Laughter is by definition healthy.

Doris Lessing, writer

It is easier to make people cry than to make them laugh.

Unknown,

Does anyone remember laughter?

Robert Plant, musician

So many tangles in life are ultimately hopeless that we have no appropriate sword other than laughter.

Gordon W. Allport, psychologist

You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.

Stephen King, author

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

Kurt Vonnegut, author

One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.

Joseph Addison, writer

We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

The most wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

In my mind, there is nothing so illiberal, and so ill-bred, as audible laughter.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

The loud laugh that spoke the vacant mind.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.

Johann Kaspar Lavater, theologian

He who laughs best today, will also laughs last.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

No one is laughable who laughs at himself.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

The burden of the self is lightened with I laugh at myself.

Rabindranath Tagore, poet

The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms

James Thurber, comedian

Humanity has unquestionably one really effective weapon

Mark Twain, author

It ain't sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so long as you don't break any.

Mae West, actress

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

Bob Newhart, comedian

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

Bill Cosby, comedian

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.

August Wilson, playwright

If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.

Robert Frost, poet

To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

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

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Frequent and loud laughter is the characteristic of folly and ill manners.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

The earth laughs in flowers.

e. e. cummings, poet

The malicious sneer is improperly called laughter.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Every new time will give its law.

Maxim Gorky, novelist

Him, who incessantly laughs in the street, you may commonly hear grumbling in his closet.

Johann Kaspar Lavater, theologian

Not by wrath does one kill, but by laughter.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

I am persuaded that every time a man smiles, but much more so when he laughs, it adds something to this fragment of life.

Laurence Sterne, novelist

So the brother in black offers to these United States the source of courage that endures, and laughter.

Zora Neale Hurston, dramatist

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.

Washington Irving, writer

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.

Larry David, actor

And I definitely gravitate toward people who use laughter to pull themselves out of the abyss.

Lea Thompson, actress

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

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Though the clown is often deadpan, he is a connoisseur of laughter.

Mel Gussow, critic

Our revenge will be the laughter of our children.

Bobby Sands, activist

Laugh, and the world laughs with you: Weep, and you weep alone. For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own...

Ella Wheeler Wilcox, writer

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.

Joseph Addison, writer

Mirth is God's medicine. Everybody ought to bathe in it. Grim care, moroseness, anxiety--all this rust of life--ought to be scoured off by the oil of mirth.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Laughter -- An interior convulsion, producing a distortion of the features and accompanied by inarticulate noises. It is infectious and, though intermittent, incurable.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

The difference between an optimist and a pessimist? An optimist laughs to forget, but a pessimist forgets to laugh.

Tom Bodett, author

That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.

A. Whitney Brown, comedian

I want someone to laugh with me, someone to be grave with me, someone to please me and help my discrimination with his or her own remark, and at times, no doubt, to admire my acuteness and penetration.

Robert Burns, poet

When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy,And the dimpling stream runs laughing by;When the air does laugh with our merry wit,And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.

Lord Byron, poet

The person who cannot laugh is not only ready for treason, and deceptions, their whole life is already a treason and deception.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

We sometimes laugh from ear to ear, but it would be impossible for a smile to be wider than the distance between our eyes.

Malcolm De Chazal, writer

Loud laughter is the mirth of the mob, who are only pleased with silly things; for true Wit or good Sense never excited a laugh since the creation of the world. A man of parts and fashion is therefore often seen to smile, but never heard to laugh.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

Observe it, the vulgar often laugh, but never smile, whereas well-bred people often smile, and seldom or never laugh. A witty thing never excited laughter, it pleases only the mind and never distorts the countenance.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

Laughter does not seem to be a sin, but it leads to sin.

St. John Chrysosatom,

Laughter kills fear, and without fear there can be no faith. For without fear of the devil there is no need for God.

Sean Connery, actor

There comes a time when suddenly you realize that laughter is something you remember and that you were the one laughing.

Marlene Dietrich, actress

There exists a kind of laughter which is worthy to be ranked with the higher lyric emotions and is infinitely different from the twitching of a mean merrymaker.

Nikolai Vasilyevich Gogol,

Life can be wildly tragic at times, and I've had my share.But whatever happens to you, you still have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analyses, you have got not to forget to laugh.

Katharine Hepburn, actress

A man isn't poor if he can still laugh.

Raymond Hitchcock,

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

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

Laughter is a highly addictive positive contagious: if somebody starts, it's very difficult to stop.

Robert Holden,

Laughter is the best way to make somebody's heart beat.

Robert Holden,

Laughter is the most healthful exertion.

Christoph Wilhelm Hufeland,

What provokes your risibility, Sir? Have I said anything that you understand? Then I ask pardon of the rest of the company.

Samuel Johnson, author

Laughter and weeping, the Greek masks of comedy and tragedy, mark the extremes of a continuous spectrum; both provide channels for the overflow of emotion; both are

Arthur Koestler, novelist

The sound of laughter is like the vaulted dome of a temple of happiness.

Milan Kundera, writer

A laugh is worth a hundred groans in any market.

Charles Lamb, critic

One horse-laugh is worth ten thousand syllogisms. It is not only more effective; it is also vastly more intelligent.

H. L. Mencken, writer

The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter.

Alice Meynell, poet

I always knew I would look back at the times I'd cried and laugh, but I never knew that I'd look back at the times I'd laughed and cry.

Shaun Prowdzik,

That laughter costs too much which is purchased by the sacrifice of decency.

John Quinton,

The truth is, laughter always sounds more perfect than weeping. Laughter flows in a violent riff and is effortlessly melodic. Weeping is often fought, choked, half strangled, or surrendered to with humiliation.

Anne Rice, novelist

Laughter can be more satisfying than honor; more precious than money; more heart-cleansing than prayer.

Harriet Rochlin,

Present mirth hath present laughter. What's to come is still unsure.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Most of the appearance of mirth in the world is not mirth, it is art. The wounded spirit is not seen, but walks under a disguise.

Bishop Robert South, theologian

I am sure that since I have had the full use of my reason, nobody has heard me laugh.

Philip Dormer Stanhope,

A hearty laugh gives one a dry cleaning, while a good cry is a wet wash.

Puzant Kevork Thomajan,

Laughter shall drown the raucous shout;And, though these shelt

Louis Untermeyer,

Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.

Peter Ustinov, actor

I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me to be the most civilized music in the world.

Peter Ustinov, actor

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.

Kurt Vonnegut, author

People who laugh actually live longer than those who don't laugh. Few persons realize that health actually varies according to the amount of laughter.

Dr. James A Walsh,

Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox, writer

But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that he has bred sorrows for himself, and furnishes laughter for his enemies.

Sophocles, poet

I take people very seriously. People are all I take seriously, in fact. Therefore, I have nothing but sympathy for how people behave - and nothing but laughter to console them with.

John Irving, novelist

Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also contribute to our personal pleasure, making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, the laughter ring louder because they are there.

Judith Viorst, author

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.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, poet

Make them laugh, make them cry, and hack to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.

Mary Pickford, actress

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.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

From day one, I got addicted to being on stage and getting the applause and laughter.

Zac Efron, actor

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