Friday, April 24, 2009

Rex Barker here with Friday's Quotes That Make You Think.

This week, we look at HUMOR. .

Humor is just another defense against the universe.- Mel Brooks

Housekeeping ain’t no joke.- Louisa May Alcott

A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.- Henry Ward Beecher

You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humor in anything, even poverty, you can survive it.- Bill Cosby

Humor is reason gone mad.- Groucho Marx

Humor is mankind's greatest blessing.- Mark Twain

You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.- Ethel Barrymore

Laughter rises out of tragedy, when you need it the most, and rewards you for your courage.- Erma Bombeck

And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.- Friedrich Nietzsche

Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly; devils fall because of their gravity.- G.K. Chesterton

Television is a medium of entertainment which permits millions of people to listen to the same joke at the same time, and yet remain lonesome.- T. S. Eliot

The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind him that he is already degraded.- George Orwell

My life has been one great big joke, a dance that's walked a song that's spoke, I laugh so hard I almost choke when I think about myself.- Maya Angelou

Wishing you a weekend full of sweet laughter.


3 comments:

Merle said...

Dear Patty ~ ~ Some good quotes there, and Housework ain't no joke!!
Thank you for your comments on my blog and I am so glad you enjoyed so many of the jokes.
It sounds like you overdid things yesterday-- Mowing, preparing food and more mowing. Please take care dear friend, Love, Merle.

Gramma Ann said...

Patty, I love each and everyone of your quotes. But, than reading Quotes of others is one of my favorite things to read. ;)

nituscorner said...

Lovely qoutes and i agree with all of it.life would have been colourless but for our sense of humour.