Laughter Quotes

35 of the best book quotes about laughter
  1. #1
    “You are too naïve if you do believe life is innocent laughter and fun.”
  2. #2
    “And since, when a joyful thing happened, they looked to see whether joy was on her, it was her habit to build up laughter out of inadequate materials.”
  3. #3
    “He burst into one of his rare fits of laughter as he turned away from the picture. I have not heard him laugh often, and it has always boded ill to somebody.”
  4. #4
    “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.”
  5. #5
    “When the first baby laughed for the first time, its laugh broke into a thousand pieces, and they all went skipping about, and that was the beginning of fairies.”
  6. #6
    They could laugh at him but they couldn’t ignore him.
  7. #7
    “He knows that you have to laugh at the things that hurt you just to keep yourself in balance, just to keep the world from running you plumb crazy.”
  8. #8
    “Man, when you lose your laugh you lose your footing.”
  9. #9
    Laughter is poison to fear.
  10. #10
    “Only a short time ago, I learned that people laughed at me. Now I can see that unknowingly I joined them in laughing at myself. That hurts the most.”
  11. #11
    ″‘There now!’ said I, laughing as he tasted this new luxury, ‘you will have to exercise moderation again, friend Fritz! I daresay it is delicious, but it will go to your head, if you venture deep into your flask.‘”
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  1. #12
    “It is a strange world, a sad world, a world full of miseries, and woes, and troubles. And yet when King Laugh come, he make them all dance to the tune he play. Bleeding hearts, and dry bones of the churchyard, and tears that burn as they fall, all dance together to the music that he make with that smileless mouth of him. Ah, we men and women are like ropes drawn tight with strain that pull us different ways. Then tears come, and like the rain on the ropes, they brace us up, until perhaps the strain become too great, and we break. But King Laugh he come like the sunshine, and he ease off the strain again, and we bear to go on with our labor, what it may be.”
  2. #13
    “While there is infection in disease and sorrow, there is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good-humour.”
  3. #14
    “Laughter is more than just a pleasurable activity...When people laugh together, they tend to talk and touch more and to make eye contact more frequently.”
  4. #15
    Laughter is sunshine, it chases winter from the human face.
  5. #16
    “I am satisfied ... I see, dance, laugh, sing.”
  6. #17
    “There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.”
  7. #18
    “With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.”
  8. #19
    “Life is worth living as long as there’s a laugh in it.”
  9. #20
    “Follies and nonsense, whims and inconsistencies, do divert me, I own, and I laugh at them whenever I can.”
  10. #21
    “One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something witty.”
  11. #22
    “Laugh as much as you choose, but you will not laugh me out of my opinion.”
  1. #23
    “Really, for a man who had been out of practice for so many years, it was a splendid laugh, a most illustrious laugh.”
  2. #24
    “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good-humour.”
  3. #25
    For she learned to laugh, and as she did so her whole appearance changed, its darkness was dispelled.
  4. #26
    “For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors, and laugh at them in our turn?”
  5. #27
    “For an instant he sat in silent amazement. Then he burst into a hearty laugh.”
  6. #28
    “How can I make him understand that he did not create me?
    He makes the same mistake as the others when they look at a feeble-minded person and laugh because they don’t understand there are human feelings involved.”
  7. #29
    “I laughed so much at this ridiculous scene, that I could scarcely assist my terrified boy out of his awkward predicament.”
  8. #30
    “Children are not so serious as grown-ups and they love to laugh.”
    Roald Dahl
  9. #31
    “Pardon me: I was born to speak all mirth and no matter.”
  10. #32
    “People laugh at me because I use big words. But if you have big ideas, you have to use big words to express them, haven’t you?”
  11. #33
    “If you prick us, do we not bleed? if you tickle us, do we not laugh? if you poison us, do we not die? and if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?”
  12. #34
    “These books are my friends, my companions. They make me laugh and cry and find meaning in life.”
  13. #35
    “That was the thing about best friends. Like sisters and mothers, they could piss you off and make you cry and break your heart, but in the end, when the chips were down, they were there, making you laugh even in your darkest hours. ”
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