"A sense of humor keen enough to show a man his own absurdities will keep him from the commission of all sins, or nearly all, save those worth committing."
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"The problem with having a sense of humor is often that people you use it on aren't in a very good mood."
"There are men so philosophical that they can see humor in their own toothaches. But there has never lived a man so philosophical that he could see the toothache in his own humor."
"Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius."
"I don't think it's possible to have a sense of tragedy without having a sense of humor."
"True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not contempt; its essence is love. It issues not in laughter, but in still smiles, which lie far deeper."
"OK, in all seriousness, I would say I couldn't be in a relationship without equality, generosity, integrity, spirit, kindness and humor. And awesomeness."
"Humor is the most engaging cowardice."
"Humor comes from self-confidence."
"Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs."
"A laugh is a surprise. And all humor is physical. I was always athletic, so that came naturally to me."
"A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself."
"Humor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth."
"A pun is the lowest form of humor, unless you thought of it yourself."
"If you could choose one characteristic that would get you through life, choose a sense of humor."
"Wit - the salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out."
"Wit is the lowest form of humor."
"Gags die, humor doesn't."
"Comedy has to be based on truth. You take the truth and you put a little curlicue at the end."
"Humor is one of the best ingredients of survival."
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