May laughter fill your home, relieve your stress, and strengthen your
friendships. Do not let a day go buy without laughing; it is good for your health.
Friendship Quotes |
Never will I allow myself to become so important, so wise, so dignified, so powerful, that I forget how to laugh at myself and my world.
Motivational Quotes |
Can I give you a handful of laughter
A smidgen of giggles to boot,
A cupful of tease and a comical sneeze
Followed by a hilarious hoot.
John McLeod, A Handful of Laughter
That ability to laugh at myself takes me from being a victim to being a victor.
Annie Keys, The Grandma Chronicles: The often humorous adventures of a Christian Grandmother who tries to age gracefully
Inspirational Quotes |
Think about how much better you feel when you hear a funny story.
Laughter is good for the digestion, good for the psyche,
and helps us cope with the stress we face in our daily lives today.
J. Thomas Murphy, Laughter is Still the Best Medicine
The Farmer and The Old Mule |
While humor does come naturally to some (but in my family, we don't
make nose jokes), everyone can learn the joy of making other people giggle.
What a gift to the world!
Mary J. Schirmer
Just imagine if we laughed more frequently, if we had the unmitigated
courage to touch each other,
it would be just the beginning of paradise - now.
Sisters are for sharing laughter and wiping tears.
To look upon the earth with glee for all beauty is in me.
To grasp the clouds way up high there is more before I die.
Humor is a great way to lighten any atmosphere, and laughing
is a surefire way to brighten your outlook.
I spent my childhood with rustic, innocent and hard-working people,
who taught me that laughter can come easily and in abundance,
if one has a childlike heart, full of love and innocence. In contrast to
this simple philosophy of life, people in big cities often hold back
their laughter for reasons like appropriateness, and for the sake of
looking good. In doing so, they deny themselves the manifold benefits
of the wonderful gift from God - the ability to laugh, freely and openly.
Dr Madan Kataria, Laugh For No Reason
Poems about Life |
When life is getting you down, and all you need is a laugh.
Find the friend that makes you smile, they may even be your staff.
Catherine Pulsifer, Poems of Hope
Quotes about Life |
A sister will always notice her sister's first gray hairs with glee.
Allison M. Lee
Funny Quotes about Life |
Remember that sometimes people laugh when something is actually funny,
but often they laugh when they lack the imagination to understand the situation.
John Barrett, SoS-Life Enhancement
Be happy, be glad, look forward with glee may the year for you be as
happy as can be.
Catherine Pulsifer, New Year Wishes
Happy New Years Quotes |
Tell the funny story on yourself so that the laugh is on you; always laugh
with others never at them.
Famous Quotes |
Laughter therapy is not only a therapy to cure; Laughter and good humor
are, in fact, a way of seeing and living life from happiness and not from anger.
A happier way to cope with every single thing that happens to us
and with every single situation we have to solve.
Menahem Belilty, Laugh, I'm Not Kidding!: Laughter therapy and Happiness
Quotes about Being Happy |
Affection is one of those traits that we can observe when we go to the
park and watch parents with their little children as they cuddle and
Byron Pulsifer, Waste Not Affection
I believe, along with many other people, including medical doctors,
that humour and laughter are one of the quickest escape routes out of states
of anxiety and stress.
Colin G Smith, Laughter And Humor Therapy For Rapid Stress Relief
Laughter can serve as a bond to bring people together or as a weapon
to humiliate and ostracize its victims.
Robert R Provine, Laughter: A Scientific Investigation
War is a game played with a smiling face, but do you think there is
laughter in my heart?
It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time.
Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you always have the
power to choose either.
Marge Powers, Anger: What's Up With That?
I don't trust anyone who doesn't laugh.
Frowning's outrageous, will eventually age us,
Makes us tenacious, while looking crustaceous,
Laughter's contagious, it's quite advantageous,
For we feel vivacious when it shows us as ageless.
Della L. Dickie, Wrinkles of Laughter
I realized it was a very serious, wonderful thing to be able to
make people laugh and/or cry, to be able to
play on their emotions.
Lucille Ball's writers - who began with her in radio, where she played
a 'helpful' wife -knew she drew the greatest laughs when she made faces
at the studio audience, even though listeners at home could not see what
she was doing.
Kathleen Brady, Lucille: The Life of Lucille Ball
A smile is the beginning of laughter, and laughter is the feeling of being
happy, which we all need every day!
Byron Pulsifer, Just A Smile
Inspirational Poems |
Laugh trouble away if possible, and one usually can if he be anything
of a philosopher, provided that self-reproach comes not from his own
Andrew Carnegie, The Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie and the Gospel of Wealth
One way to keep from becoming bitter or broken is to look at the lighter
side of situations. Laughter is a powerful reliever of stress, and can be a
Vivian Eisenecher, Recovering Me, Discovering Joy
Laughter is the fireworks of the soul.
Top Ten Quotes |
Laughter is what makes a home warm, and what makes a work place human.
Each day brings its own colours to be chosen, mixed, pigments of joy,
happy moments, smiles and laughter....
And which will you choose? For 'Life' is choice...
John McLeod, Awakening
Find a reason to laugh
Just look at funny giraffes
Watch a funny show
A transformation you will go.
Catherine Pulsifer, Laughter Is A Gift
Motivational Poems |
Laugh often friends tho' passing years bring, sometimes, smiles and,
sometimes, tears, for mirth forever warms and cheers. Laugh often!
Cultivate the habit of laughter.
There have been studies that have shown that laughing with a group
of people causes the group to become closer.
Matthew Moore, Sales: The Art Of Sales
Laughing and smiling releases happy hormones like endorphins,
helping you balance the chaotic and negative emotions you get.
Daniel Brush, Anger Management
One of the easiest ways to reduce your stress and unwind after a
difficult day, or even on a day to day basis, is to do something that
makes you laugh.
Rebecca Turner, The Stress Cure
Too Blessed to Be Stressed |
Family Game Night - Pull out your favorite board games and start letting
the laughter and fun pour in!
Ricky Gomez, Frugal Living
There's so much living to be squeeze into the cracks of one little day.
You can make someone laugh, smile, hope, sing, think.
Regina Brett, God Never Blinks 50 Lessons for Life's Little Detours
Love is the carrier of laughter.
Dr. Lauren Cunning, Hardwiring Happiness: 26 Ways to be a Happy Person
A smile makes you happy, it makes others happy and it helps with stress.
And best of all, it often turns to laughter.
Norah Deay, How To Become The Go-To Person: Make yourself indispensable!
Laughing, even when a situation is not particularly funny,
is a great way to improve your outlook on a situation. Laughing will
also improve your mood and possibly the mood of those around you.
Jason Scotts, Mental Strength & Positive Attitude
Funny Quotes |
A leader that displays enthusiasm creates a trickle down effect
and is evidenced by improved performance from followers. Like laughter, it
can be contagious.
Lanze Thompson, Transcend from Management to Leadership
Laughter is your response to what you find humorous, and
often it mirrors who you are.
Sandra V. Abell, Feeling Good About You
I am grateful for my children, their laughter, and their playfulness.
Rosemary Peck, The Little Book of Tough Self Love
Laughter is the measurement of happiness.
Creed McGregor, Daily Affirmations for Success and Happiness
Take note of people who smile and laugh and often, they're attractive.
People are drawn towards them. When you are filled with laughter you
are filled with God's Spirit.
Michael Crenshaw, Thirty Days of Joy
Children mostly love to bake and eat cakes too. Spend fun times
teaching them how to mix and bake. Get flour sprayed all over,
dough slinging matches and a whole lot of fun and laughter for free.
Manidipa Bhattacharyya, 50 Things to Know to Truly Engage With Your Child: Simple Tips to Spend Quality Time Together
This may sound ridiculous, but yes, there are many who found laughter
yoga therapy very effective.
K.M. Kassi, Stress Management
Laughter Is The Best Medicine |
Laughter is a very special gift. We have to be very careful that it is
used appropriately and not at the expense of others.
But if you want to give the best "medicine," help others learn to laugh.
Floyd Kendall, March On: Devotions for Caring
Helping Others |
Laugh a lot. It's fairly well known that laughing releases natural endorphins.
There are even classes you can take to exercise those laughter muscles!
Paul Bailey, Your Little Steps to Self Confidence for Life
It's not about the laughter, but what it took to create the smile.
Paul Evans, Success is NOT an Accident!
If it wasn't for emotions, we'd find it almost impossible to carry out
the relationships with each other that make our lives so fulfilling, because we'd
have no way of relating to other people - no empathy or compassion,
no laughter or joy; these are the things that make our lives so rewarding.
Julieana Farrell, The Seven Habits - Book One - Life Is What You Make It: Your Mind Matters
Stop taking yourself so seriously. You are just one human among billions
of others around the world. Make your spouse laugh and focus
on making them smile.
Claire Wilson, Marriage Help and Counseling
I do hope that I make God's heart happy more often than I make it sad.
I know that my sorrow adds to his sorrow. My goal is to make him
laugh out loud! I would love to hear that, wouldn't you?
Michael Lee Joshua, How Great Is Our God Devotional
Laughter is generated by wit or by relief from the straitjackets of tension.
Paul Z. Jackson, Your Lifepass To Creativity and Confidence
Big Granny told her stories of young love and yesterdays with
Granddaddy with a twinkle in her eye and a special little giggle.
I feel love just remembering her.
Laughter makes you young. Love makes you beautiful.
Valentines Day Quotes |
To be happy also means that you are willing and able to give to those
less fortunate where you are able to help other people feel good -
a little smile, a chuckle, a good listener.
Catherine Pulsifer http://www.wow4u.com/agehappiness/"> Age and Happiness
If you really know the great benefits of laughter for your health,
you will make sure that laughter is also encouraged at home.
And, if you are alone, put on a super funny comedy movie
or TV show and laugh out loud as much as possible.
Deep down, despite their chuckles, people like to see other people
lead hopeful, optimistic, authentic lives that they hope to someday
emulate if only they had the strength of character.
Justin Todd, How to Create Anything Despite Limitations
Can I offer an hourful of happy, throw in an odd chuckle or two.
The time spent is worth while if the mirth brings a smile to the friend
I am writing this to.
John McLeod A Handful of Laughter
Determine to live life with flair and laughter.
Allow yourself to laugh and when you do, share your laughter with others.
Watch something funny. Laughter is great medicine, especially for what
Michelle Stewart, De-Stress Your Life
Laughter is an enjoyable break from all those stressors that are
encountered each day.
Smiles Are Sunshine |
At Christmas a man is at his finest towards the finish of the year;
he is almost what he should be when the Christmas seasons here;
then he's thinking more of others than he's thought the months before,
and the laughter of his children is a joy worth toiling for.
Christmas Quotes |