Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Laughter.

The repository contains 16 quotes in the category “Laughter.”

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

Mark Twain
1835 — 1910

Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.

Oscar Wilde
1854 — 1900

Humor is just another defense against the universe.

Mel Brooks
1926 —     

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

Victor Hugo
1802 — 1885

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

Lord Chesterfield
1694 — 1773

Always leave them laughing when you say goodbye.

George M. Cohan
1878 — 1942

The only time you don’t fail is the last time you try anything—and it works.

William Strong

We love a joke that hands us a pat on the back while it kicks the other fellow downstairs.


The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

e.e. cummings
1894 — 1962

A laugh is worth a hundred groans in any market.


Laughter is by definition healthy.

Doris Lessing
1919 — 2013

Fun is fun, but no girl wants to laugh all the time.


He who laughs, lasts.

Mary Pettibone Poole

He who laughs last, didn’t get the joke.


Laughter is the language of the Gods.

Buddhist Proverb

Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods.

Japanese Proverb