Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritation and resentments slip away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.
The kind of humor I like is the thing that makes me laugh for five seconds and think for ten minutes.
Humor is a rubber sword - it allows you to make a point without drawing blood
War is the continuation of politics by other means
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Politics is not a matter of ruling over the people or of exercising power. Politics is performance of service to people, contributing to the welfare of the people.
One never needs their humor as much as when they argue with a fool.
The ecologization of politics requires us to acknowledge the priority of human values and makes ecology part of education at an early age, molding a new, modern approach to nature and, at the same time, giving back to man a sense of being part of nature. No moral improvement of society is possible without that
Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique.
A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keep friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
The flood of money that gushes into politics today is a pollution of democracy.
Imagination was given to man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
Humor is a serious thing. I like to think of it as one of our greatest earliest natural resources, which must be preserved at all cost.
Humor is a universal language.
After God created the world, He made man and woman. Then, to keep the whole thing from collapsing, He invented humor.
A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs - jolted by every pebble in the road.
Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness its poison
In religion and politics, people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination.
Anyone who says they are not interested in politics is like a drowning man who insists he is not interested in water.
Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments