Humor has a way of bringing people together. It unites people. In fact, I'm rather serious when I suggest that someone should plant a few whoopee cushions in the United Nations.
A sense of humor judges one's actions and the actions of others from a wider reference... it pardons shortcomings; it consoles failure. It recommends moderation.
They say that politics is show business for ugly people, but as I always crack, what would I know about that? I like a challenge.
Politics can be likened to driving at night over unfamiliar hills and mountains. Close attention must be paid to what the beam can reach and the next bend.
Every disasters screams for humor
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy....
Affection without sentiment, authority without cruelty, discipline without aggression, humor without ridicule, sacrifice without obligation, companionship without possessiveness.
Humor is a whisper from the soul, imploring mind and body to relax, let go and be at peace again.
I think we`re losing our sense of humor instead of being able to relax and laugh at ourselves. I don`t care whether it`s ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, or whose ox is being gored.
Humor is tragedy plus time.
The successor to politics will be propaganda. Propaganda, not in the sense of a message or ideology, but as the impact of the whole technology of the times.
A musician cannot move others unless he too is moved. He must feel all the emotions that he hopes to arouse in his audience, for the revealing of his own humor will stimulate a like mood in the listener.
Politics follows the lines of physics: every action creates an equal and opposite reaction.
Politics is ugly. Never doubt what small men will do for great power.
Humor is, however, nearer right than any emotion we have. Humor is the atmosphere in which grace most flourishes.
Activity in politics also produces eager competition and sharp rivalry.
Fear is the main factor in Arab politics... There is no Arab who is not harmed by Jews' entry into Palestine.
I've always said that in politics, your enemies can't hurt you, but your friends will kill you.
Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not;
and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
Humor has a way of bringing people together. It unites people. In fact, I'm rather serious when I suggest that someone should plant a few whoopee
cushions in the United Nations.
If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
Humor is a rubber sword - it allows you to make a point without drawing blood.
Generally speaking, the best people nowadays go into journalism, the second best into business, the rubbish into politics and the shits into law
Humor results when society says you can't scratch certain things in public, but they itch in public.
Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquillity.