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I don't want to hear songs about how sunshiny things are. I don't like songs that feel like radio candy... I like the ones that make you think, laugh or cry - they pull some kind of emotion out of you.
Doing drama is, in a sense, easier. In doing comedy, if you don't get that laugh, there's something wrong.
I'm really not that funny in real life! But I am the best audience one could find. I love to laugh.
Fairytales have always got to have that scary quality, as long as you make them laugh.
Helena Bonham Carter
I guess they're tough jokes. But there's lots of things you either laugh or cry at. And you just can't cry.
You'd better get your laugh while you're making your point, or you won't be doing it very long.
I'd rather get a good clean laugh with good material, than an easy laugh by swearing or shocking. That's not clever or comedic, anybody can get a laugh that way, it's too easy.
A solitary laugh is often a laugh of superiority.
When you see grown men near to tears because they've missed hitting a little white ball into a hole from three feet, it makes you laugh.
I don't know if we will ever try again because those sort of things are very hard to organise but yes, I've known Doon for years and John as well but I hadn't met Will before, and he turned out to be a good laugh.
When you say a friend has a sense of humor do you mean that he makes you laugh, or that he can make you laugh?
I absolutely loved Tina Fey's 'Bossypants' and didn't want it to end. It's hilarious as well as important. Not only did I laugh on every page, but I was nodding along, highlighting and dog-earing like crazy.
I think I have a sense of mischief and that I can laugh at myself.
I feel now it's useless to keep hoping. The way things are today, we live in a world that needs laughter, and I've decided if I can make people laugh, I'm making a more important contribution.
Y'know what? This is what I go by: It doesn't matter how good-looking a guy is, it just depends on his personality. If a guy can make you laugh and make fun of you, then that's what would win me over. So, yeah.
A lot of critics object to what I do, but I got into comedy to make people laugh, and I've always worked hard.
I just try to get people to laugh - I'm not trying to change the world or anything.
I don't know nothing about communism. But I know the Albanians loved me. Same reason as anyone else loves me. Because I made them laugh.
When someone writes to tell me something I've written made them laugh or cry, I've done my job and done it well. The rest is all semantics.
People laugh to forget their troubles, and to forget their troubles they like to look at people who aren't doing better than they are.
It's fun once in a while to do a serious part but I really enjoy doing comedy because I love to laugh.
I still think of that guy I was without a wife or kids, and I still want to entertain that guy. The lonely guy, the frustrated guy, the guy with no money - this is the guy who needs to laugh.
Comedy is difficult for an actor. But I think I have a good sense of humor and manage to make people laugh and make them happy.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
I love to see people laugh and I love it more if I can make them laugh.
Anything I shouldn't laugh at makes me laugh. I mean, I'm bad at that, when somebody is singing something terribly and I'm thinking to myself, 'If I laugh now, this is the absolute worst thing I could ever do,' and then I start laughing and I can't stop.
John F. Kennedy
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