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I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor.
Humor
Edward Albee

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The secret to humor is surprise.
Humor
Aristotle

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I was a modest, good-humored boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable.
Colleges and Universities
Sir Max Beerbohm

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Wit. The salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out.
Wit
Ambrose Bierce

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Humorists can never start to take themselves seriously. It's literary suicide.
Comedy and Comedians
Erma Bombeck

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Humor is by far the most significant activity of the human brain.
Humor
Edward De Bono

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

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That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.
Laughter
A. Whitney Brown

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Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
Passion
Sir Thomas Browne

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Charlie Chaplin's genius was in comedy. He has no sense of humor, particularly about himself.
Comedy and Comedians
Lita Grey Chaplin

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One never needs their humor as much a when they argue with a fool.
Humor
Chinese Proverb

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Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law.
Humor
Dick Clark

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Humor is consistent with pathos, whilst wit is not.
Wit
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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People of humor are always in some degree people of genius.
Humor
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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The love of truth lies at the root of much humor.
Truth
Robertson Davies

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The comic is the perception of the opposite; humor is the feeling of it.
Humor
Umberto Eco

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If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
Humor
Mahatma Gandhi

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Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him.
Humor
Roman Gary

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In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
Conversation
George Herbert

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A humorist is a person who feels bad, but who feels good about it.
Humor
Don Herold

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Humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it.
Humor
Langston Hughes

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WARNING: Humor may be hazardous to your illness.
Humor
Ellie Katz

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The hall-mark of American humor is its pose of illiteracy.
Humor
Ronald Knox

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Fortune and humor govern the world.
Humor
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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The happiness or unhappiness of men depends as much on their humors as on fortune.
Humor
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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