Quotes and Sayings about Humor

I think superheroes are heroes with flaws, and in their flaws, there is a sense of humor.

Peter Segal

You may not like the humor, but that is why every radio has an on-off button.

Mel Karmazin

We take the shortest route to the puck and arrive in ill humor.

Bobby Clarke

Humor has historically been tied to the mores of the day. The Yellow Kid was predicated on what people thought was funny about the immigrant Irish. When you're different in a society, you're funny.

Will Eisner

This is a feminist bookstore. There is no humor section.

John Callahan

The best scary movies have great humor in them and a great story.

Stephen Sommers

Humor results when society says you can't scratch certain things in public, but they itch in public.

Tom Walsh

Incongruity, they say, is one of the main ingredients of humor. Maybe it's because everybody can feel superior to me. I honestly don't know.

Emmett Kelly

Democratic politicians have disliked things I've written, Republican politicians... if they all love you, you might as well be driving a Good Humor truck.

Adam Clymer

Comedy is so hard to do, so it was very cool to do dead pan humor.

Brittany Daniel

I love a girl with a sense of humor. Someone who can make me laugh and that I can get along with and talk with and who is just sweet overall, inside and out.

Logan Henderson

Nothing in man is more serious than his sense of humor it is the sign that he wants all the truth.

Mark Van Doren

A boy is naturally full of humor.

Robert Powell

I like humor.

David Yates

I think humor is a very serious thing. I use it as a way of weakening the reader's defenses so that I can more easily take him to something more.

William Collins

Maybe there's a chance to get back to grown-up films. Anything that uses humor and dramatic values to deal with human emotions and gets down to what people are to people.

Robert Altman

It never seems to occur to some people, that, like beauty, a sense of humor may sometimes be fatal.

Edgar Rice Burroghs

Certainly, anyone whom I've witnessed, who has gone through something horrible and life-changing, has a sense of ironic humor, or an ability to look at the peculiarities of the world and find humor in it.

Christopher Heyerdahl

I think humor is important for all of us, and a great comedian is a great treasure.

Leila Josefowicz

I was a precocious only child, and then I went through a fat, awkward stage for several years, so I learned to fall back on my humor and personality when I was growing up. It's how you survive, so I think it was more of a natural progression for me, developing into comedy.

Ari Graynor

Dali had a good sense of humor - obviously you could tell just looking at him he was funny.

Joe Grant

Our humor turns our anger into a fine art.

Mary Kay Blakely

People ask me what the most important thing to take on the race is, and I always say it's a sense of humor. If you've got nothing but a sense of humor, you will survive.

Phil Keoghan

I liked the premise of this material. I love the marriage relationship. They kind of keep each other honest, and they enjoy each other's sense of humor. Kind of a sexy but boring relationship.

Patricia Arquette

I think films about men are often about characters who don't want to express their feelings. You're supposed to kind of admire them for not expressing their feelings. And I feel that's a bit dull. Women's stories often have stronger emotional content, which I enjoy doing. What I really love doing is mixing that with humor.

Nigel Cole