Quotations About / On: LAUGHTER
It is better to write of laughter than of tears, for laughter is the property of man.
(François Rabelais (1494-1553), French author, evangelist. Prefatory poem, p. 3, Pleiade edition (1995).
Author's apology for book.)
Heal your heart with your smile and laughter!
Heal your body with your smile and laughter.
Your smile and laughter can bring joy to your neighbour.
Laughter heals your body!
A laughter today brings healing to you.
Laughter is not only the best medicine, but it has created my entire existence.
Life is full of laughter and sadness, because of the ways of mankind.
Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
(Peter Ustinov (b. 1921), British actor, writer, director. Quoted in Observer (London, March 13, 1955).)
To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter.
(Françoise Sagan (b. 1935), French novelist. Lucile, in La Chamade, ch. 9 (1965).)