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Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
– Kurt VonnegutRate it:
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion... I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
– Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.Rate it:
Laughter gives us distance. It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it and then move on.
– Bob NewhartRate it:
Laughter helps my mind learn.
– Kevin Sparks JanewayRate it:
Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.
– Arnold GlasgowRate it:
Laughter is an instant vacation
– Milton BerleRate it:
Laughter is by definition healthy.
– Doris LessingRate it:
Laughter is complete rapture vocalized.
– Allison KearneyRate it:
Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Laughter is inner jogging.
– Norman CousinsRate it:
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship; and it is by far the best ending for one.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Laughter is nothing else but a sudden glory arising from some sudden conception of some eminency in ourselves, by comparison with the infirmity of others, or with our own formerly.
– Thomas HobbesRate it:
Laughter is the best form of medicine. For when we laugh, we neither think, grieve, or feel.
– Eugene LamRate it:
Laughter is the closest distance between two people.
– Victor BorgeRate it:
Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God.
– Karl BarthRate it:
Laughter is the first evidence of freedom.
– Rosario CastellanosRate it:
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
– Victor BorgeRate it:
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
– Victor HugoRate it:
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
– Charlie ChaplinRate it:
Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
– Peter UstinovRate it:
Laughter, while it lasts, slackens and unbraces the mind, weakens the faculties and causes a kind of remissness and dissolution in all the powers of the soul; and thus it may be looked on as weakness in the composition of human nature. But if we consider the frequent reliefs we receive from it and how often it breaks the gloom which is apt to depress the mind and damp our spirits, with transient, unexpected gleams of joy, one would take care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
Laughter, while it lasts, slackens and unbraces the mind, weakens the faculties, and causes a kind of remissness and dissolution in all the powers of the soul.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
Law does not put the least restraint Upon our freedom, but maintain?st; Or, if it does, ?tis for our good, To give us freer latitude: For wholesome laws preserve us free, By stinting of our liberty.
– ButlerRate it:
Law has no skin, reason has no nostrils.
– Dr. Jose P. RizalRate it:

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