21 Quotes About Laughter

  • "Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Friendship, Laughter


  • "Of that intimate laughter between fellow professionals, which of all earthly powers is strongest to make men do very bad things before they are yet, individually, very bad men."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Sin, Rebellion, Laughter


  • "Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Grace, Laughter


  • "Laughter should dimple the cheek, not furrow the brow. A jest should be such that all shall be able to join in the laugh which it occasions; but if it bears hard upon one of the company, like the crack of a string, it makes a stop in the music."

    - Owen Feltham
    Topics: Character, Laughter


  • "Laughing, if loud, ends in a deep sigh; and all pleasures have a sting in the tail, though they carry beauty on the face."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Hypocrisy, Beauty, Laughter


  • "Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Children, Hatred, Laughter


  • "You cannot study pleasure in the moment of the nuptial embrace, nor repentance while repenting, nor analyze the nature of humour while roaring with laughter."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Philosophy, Laughter


  • "Laugh at your friends, and if your friends are sore; So much the better, you may laugh the more."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Friendship, Laughter


  • "When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative."

    - Francis Bacon
    Topics: Friendship, Laughter


  • "Laugh till you weep. Weep till there's nothing left but to laugh at your weeping. In the end it's all one."

    - Frederick Buechner
    Topics: Laughter


  • "Laughter means nothing unless there have been tears."

    - Jack Hyles
    Topics: Laughter


  • "Man appears for a little while to laugh and weep, to work and play, and then to go to make room for those who shall follow him in the never-ending cycle."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Life, Laughter, Work


  • "If I am not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there."

    - Martin Luther
    Topics: Heaven, Laughter


  • "It is not funny that anything else should fall down; only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh? Because it is a gravely religious matter: it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd: for only man can be dignified."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Life, Laughter


  • "Laughter is the most beautiful and beneficial therapy God ever granted humanity."

    - Chuck Swindoll
    Topics: Laughter, Beauty



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