Humour Quotes

If any ideology is so serious that you can’t have fun while you’re doing it, it’s probably too serious.

Larry Wall

A good folly is worth what you pay for it.

George Ade

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

Henry Ward Beecher

A sense of humour is the ability to understand a joke – and that the joke is oneself.

Clifton Paul Fadiman

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

William James

Humour distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals.

Agnes Repplier

If I had no sense of humour, I would long ago have committed suicide.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Francis Bacon

I have made many serious statements – I just can’t remember any of them. I guess they mustn’t have been very important.

Oliver Reed

I see myself as an intelligent, sensitive human, with the soul of a clown which forces me to blow it at the most important moments.

Jim Morrison

He who lives without folly isn’t so wise as he thinks.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.

Charlie Chaplin

My computer beat me at checkers, but I sure beat it at kickboxing.

Emo Philips