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I have often seen an actor laugh off the stage, but I don't remember ever having seen one weep.
Usually, I walk around and think about things. When I come across a thought that makes me laugh, I write it down.
Man, when you lose your laugh you lose your footing.
I contend that not only can you laugh at adversity, but it is essential to do so if you are to deal with setbacks without defeat.
The role of a comedian is to make the audience laugh, at a minimum of once every fifteen seconds.
In prehistoric times, mankind often had only two choices in crisis situations: fight or flee. In modern times, humor offers us a third alternative; fight, flee - or laugh.
If you don't learn to laugh at troubles, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old.
E. W. Howe
When you are totally depressed, you should try giggling. Just make yourself laugh. Force yourself to laugh.
The jest loses its point when he who makes it is the first to laugh.
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts.
If you're funny, if there's something that makes you laugh, then every day's going to be okay.
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
Many of my cartoons are not a belly laugh. I go for nostalgia, the lump in the throat, the tear in the eye, the tug in the heart.
I try to find a reason to laugh each day. Somehow, if you can incorporate laughter into your day, every day, it really helps. It's the little things in life that make me happy.
I was informed yesterday that there's a Twitter account for my laugh. Very hard to get used to things like that. Pretty amazing.
Oscar Wilde turned the world upside down and was able to laugh at it, and hopefully by the time I'm 120 and worn out, that's what I will achieve. I love being alive so much.
She had a penetrating sort of laugh. Rather like a train going into a tunnel.
P. G. Wodehouse
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.
I don't have to come up with a ha-ha belly laugh every day, but drawings with warmth and love or ones that put a lump in the throat. That's more important to me than a laugh.
I'd like to make you laugh for about ten minutes though I'm gonna be on for an hour.
To me the goal of comedy is to just laugh, which is a really high hearted thing, visceral connection and reaction.
Louis C. K.
I've played such serious characters that no one sees me the way I actually am, which is completely cheesy and goofy, so it would be fun to do a romantic comedy and just have a good laugh.
When you slip on a banana peel, people laugh at you; but when you tell people you slipped on a banana peel, it's your laugh. So you become the hero rather than the victim of the joke.
I was so in love with the idea of making people laugh for a living that I didn't care what I had to do to get there. Or how much money I was going to make when I did get there.
A laugh is a surprise. And all humor is physical. I was always athletic, so that came naturally to me.
John F. Kennedy
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