We don’t laugh because we’re happy, we are happy because we laugh. – WILLIAM JAMES

Laugh my friend, for laughter ignites a fire within the pit of your belly and awakens. your being.


Power, money, persuasion, supplication, persecution—these can lift at a colossal humbug—push it a little—weaken it a little, century by century, but only laughter can blow it to rags and atoms at a blast. Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand. MARK TWAIN

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. VICTOR HUGO

If you can laugh in the face of adversity, you’re bullet-proof. RICKY GERVAIS

I never would have made it if I could not have laughed. It lifted me momentarily out of this horrible situation, just enough to make it livable. VIKTOR FRANKL

Trouble knocked at the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.