"Humor and knowledge are the two great
hopes of our culture."
"Humor can be as beneficial to the body as aerobic exercise; a good hearty laugh can give every system in your body - your heart, your lungs, your circulation, your muscles - a rousing inner workout."
Amy E. Dean
"When we lose our sense of humor, we lose our perspective on life."
Anne Wilson Schaef
"Good humor is goodness and wisdom combined."
"I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it."
Frank A. Clark
"Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society."
"Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it."
Henry Ward Beecher
"It is better to laugh about your problems than to cry about them."
"The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused." -
"The most thoroughly wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed."
"What was significant about the laughter . . . was not just the fact that it provides
internal exercise for a person . . . form of jogging for the innards, but that it creates a mood in which the other positive emotions can be put to work, too."
"The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly."
"Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility."
"A sense of humor can help you cope with situations that otherwise may seem hopeless."
"A keen sense of humor helps us to overlook the unbecoming, understand the unconventional, tolerated the unpleasant, overcome the unexpected, and outlast the unbearable."
"Keep your sense of humor. As General Joe Stillwell said, 'The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of his behind'."