Sense of humor Quotes

Imagination was given to man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.

Francis Bacon

A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.

Henry Ward Beecher

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.

Christopher Morley

The first thing you lose on a diet is your sense of humor.

Unknown

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.

Mignon McLaughlin

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.

Betty White

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.

Thornton Wilder

Someone once defined humor as a way to keep from killing yourself. I keep my sense of humor and I stay alive.

Abe Burrows

There is no defense against adverse fortune which is so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.

Thomas W. Higginson

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.

Mignon McLaughlin

Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.

William James

Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.

Francis Bacon

Life is a tragedy for those who feel and a comedy for those who think. It is vital to mourn the victims of this government, but not at the expense of losing our sense of humor. Our ability to laugh directly coincides with our ability to fight. If we make fun of it, we can transcend it.

Moran Margaret Cho

Be strong, believe in freedom and in God, love yourself, understand your sexuality, have a sense of humor, masturbate, don't judge people by their religion, color or sexual habits, love life and your family.

Madonna Louise Ciccone

A sense of humor always withers in the presence of the messianic delusion, like justice and truth in front of patriotic passion.

Henry Louis Mencken

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.

Mignon McLaughlin

The first thing you lose on a diet is your sense of humor.

Unknown

Gaiety that sweetens existence and makes it wholesome - a sense of humor, a zest of enjoyment - this is the accompaniment of courage which gives it a supreme value. Something of the high laughter of a Cyrano de Bergerac - the world needs it.

Dr. Herbert Hichen

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.

Christopher Morley

The first thing you lose on a diet is your sense of humor.

Author Unknown

Every survival kit should include a sense of humor.

Unknown

A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

You've got to have a sense of humor to keep your sanity

Lance Bass

Zen is non-serious. Zen has a tremendous sense of humor. No other religion has evolved so much that it can have that sense of humor.

Osho

I have wit in my work and a sense of humor, but I do not use irony in any way.

John Zorn

The first thing you lose on a diet is your sense of humor.

Unknow

A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself.

Jessamyn West

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