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Nobody ever died of laughter.
Incongruity is the mainspring of laughter.
At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.
With a lot of comedians, one of their major attributes is that they look comedic, with a certain hangdog or manic expression. I look like the neighborhood bully. That doesn't elicit laughter.
Like all young men I set out to be a genius, but mercifully laughter intervened.
Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that is laughable is vanity.
You feel completely in control when you hear a wave of laughter coming back at you that you have caused.
I was perfectly content before I was born, and I think of death as the same state. What I am grateful for is the gift of intelligence, and for life, love, wonder, and laughter. You can't say it wasn't interesting. My lifetime's memories are what I have brought home from the trip.
Dom DeLuise was a big man in every way. He was big in size and created big laughter and joy.
We are trying to communicate a fulfilled ideal. Does anybody remember laughter?
I learned very early that an audience would relax and look at things differently if they felt they could laugh with you from time to time. There's an energy that comes through the release of tension that is laughter.
The highest state is laughter.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
You should celebrate the end of a love affair as they celebrate death in New Orleans, with songs, laughter, dancing and a lot of wine.
Laughter, and the broader category of humor, are key elements in helping us go on with our life after a loss.
You know, there's endorphins in laughter, as there are endorphins in running in the park.
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.
Who would want a face that hasn't seen or lived properly, hasn't got any wrinkles that come with age, experience and laughter? Not me, anyway.
The one thing I think I've noticed about shows that are supposed to be funny on television is that they've sort of become routinized, so there's an awful lot of mannerisms and joke lines that are sort of there to trigger laughter, rather than give actors a chance to play a moment.
I have always felt that laughter in the face of reality is probably the finest sound there is and will last until the day when the game is called on account of darkness. In this world, a good time to laugh is any time you can.
What laughter is to childhood, sex is to adolescence.
If I have caused just one person to wipe away a tear of laughter, that's my reward.
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.
Laughter springs from the lawless part of our nature.
Emperor Sid Caesar is gone to eternity himself now. He takes with him the gratitude of every one of us who first learned the relief of laughter from this genuinely great performer.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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