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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 greatest music in the world and audiences come to my shows to escape the cares of life. They don't want to be embarrassed or insulted. They want to laugh and so do I - which is probably why it works.
– Ken DoddRate 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 and justice may attenuate and collapse under the burden of one-sided personal affection, choice, and courtesy, which defines not only the breach; it also describes a crime.
– Ehsan SehgalRate it:
Law and order is a state subject. Please look up the three lists in the Indian constitution. The state list, central list and the concurrent list.
– Naveen PatnaikRate 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:
Law is mind without reason.
– AristotleRate it:
Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
Law is order in liberty, and without order liberty is social chaos.
– Archbishop IrelandRate it:
Law is order, and good law is good order.
– AristotleRate it:
Law is the embodiment of the moral sentiment of the people.
– William BlackstoneRate it:
Law logic -- an artificial system of reasoning, exclusively used in courts of justice, but good for nothing anywhere else.
– John Quincy AdamsRate it:
Law never made men a whit more just.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
– CiceroRate it:

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