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Lack Of Humor Quotes


"If we don't have a sense of humor, we lack a sense of perspective" - Wayne Thiebaud

"Professional comedians, surprisingly, have a lack of humor. They're insensitive to the insanity of our times." - Mort Sahl

"Good-humor will even go so far as often to supply the lack of wit." - Henry Fielding

"Unfortunately for a multitude of occultists, humor is a rare ingredient in their lives. In fact it is their very lack of humor that has impelled them into the arcane and esoteric." - Anton Szandor LaVey

"Men will confess to treason, murder, arson, false teeth, or a wig. How many of them will own up to a lack of humor?" - Frank Moore Colby

"The saints are never the kind of killjoy spinster aunts who go in for faultfinding and lack all sense of humor." - Hans Urs Von Balthasar

"Men will confess to treason, murder, arson, false teeth, or a wig. How many of them will own up to a lack of humor?" - Frank Moore Colby

"I distrust all dead and mechanical formulas for expressing anything connected with human affairs and human personalities. Putting human affairs in exact formulas shows in itself a lack of the sense of humor and therefore a lack of wisdom." - Lin Yutang

"The best everyday example of relativity, the finest symptom of human intelligence, is humor. (...) Design without humor is not human. The word 'beautiful' does not mean anything. Only coherence counts. An object, design or not, is primarily an object that meets the parameters of human intelligence, which reconciles opposites. The lack of humor is the definition of vulgarity." - Philippe Starck

"Old Zen was very funny; there was a great deal of humor and happiness. Zen today seems much drier. While there's a certain amount of humor, it seems to lack that total intensity because humor is one of the primary tools for liberation." - Frederick Lenz

"I always thought the biggest failing of Americans was their lack of irony. They are very serious there! Naturally, there are exceptions... the Jewish, Italian, and Irish humor of the East Coast." - Colin Firth

"I think now with fundamentalists, people who treat belief with a total lack of humor or empathy for any other viewpoint than their own - they, to me, are the enemy. And those people are born out of desperate extremes." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"I hope I pass on my dad's good humor, work ethic and lack of self-seriousness. Our house was always a fun place where you'd get knocked around quickly if you took yourself too seriously." - Willie Geist

"A person who can laugh and go with life does not demand to be in control, which is why the most controlling people may be sarcastic but lack an authentic sense of humor." - Richard Rohr

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Lack of forgiveness of others breeds lack of self-forgiveness." - Albert Ellis

"Lack of time is actually lack of priorities." - Tim Ferriss

"Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy" - Karen Chance

"There's no lack of void." - Samuel Beckett

"Optimism is lack of information." - Faina Ranevskaya

"What Newcastle lack is a lack of pace" - Charlie Nicholas

"Lack of emotion causes lack of progress and lack of motivation." - Tony Robbins

"Nothing is more curious than the almost savage hostility that humor excites in those who lack it." - George Saintsbury

"Humor is the pensiveness of wit." - Robert Aris Willmott

"Righteous people have no sense of humor." - Bertolt Brecht

"Humor is the mask of wisdom." - Friedrich Durrenmatt

"Exaggeration is the cheapest form of humor." - Barbara Mertz

"Humor is the mistress of tears." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"Humor is the foundation of reconciliation." - Saint Francis De Sales

"Humor prevents a hardening of the attitudes." - Joel Goodman

"Humor is the harmony of the heart." - Douglas William Jerrold

"Cynicism is the humor of hatred." - Herbert Beerbohm Tree

"Fate has a twisted sense of humor." - Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

"A sense of humor is needed armor." - Hugh Sidey

"Sarcasim is the lowest form of humor." - John Lennon

"Total absence of humor renders life impossible." - Colette

"Humor was the enemy of desire." - Arthur C Clarke

"Total absence of humor renders life impossible." - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

"Wit is the lowest form of humor." - Alexander Pope

"Humor is a part of spirituality." - Zooey Deschanel

"Keep your sense of humor. Stay funny." - Frederick Lenz

"A boy is naturally full of humor." - Robert Powell

"Humor is the affectionate communication of insight." - Leo Rosten

"I've got a great sense of humor." - Anthony Hopkins

"I have a dark sense of humor." - Olivia Munn

"But the saints are never the kind of killjoy spinster aunts who go in for faultfinding and lack all sense of humor. (Nor should the Karl Barth who so loved and understood Mozart be regarded as such.)For humor is a mysterious but unmistakable charism inseparable from Catholic faith, and neither the "progressives" nor the "integralists" seem to possess it - the latter even less than the former." - Hans Urs Von Balthasar

"But we are living in a skeptical and, if I may use the phrase, a thought-tormented age; and sometimes I fear that this new generation, educated or hypereducated as it is, will lack those qualities of humanity, of hospitality, of kindly humor which belonged to an older day.." - James Joyce

"Humor is not the opposite of seriousness. Humor is the opposite of despair." - Conrad Hyers

"Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it." - Malcolm Muggeridge

"I like whimsy and satire, and that's what Americans like so much about Brits. We bring subtlety and sense of humor that you sometimes lack. We have a very long history of importing Brits like Christopher Hitchens who are better at it than Americans are." - Milo Yiannopoulos

"Lack of skill dictates economy of style." - Joey Ramone

"I use a lot of humor in my writing. But it's completely black humor." - Kurt Vile

"Among animals, one has a sense of humor. Humor saves a few steps, it saves years." - Marianne Moore

"My wife has a keen sense of humor. The more I humor her, the better." - Henny Youngman

"The secret source of humor is not joy but sorrow; there is no humor in Heaven." - Mark Twain

"Most men fail, not through lack of education, but from lack of dogged determination, from lack of dauntless will." - Orison Swett Marden

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness." - Theodore M. Burton

"A lack of doxology leads to depravity." - Ann Voskamp

"Lack of desire is the greatest riches." - Seneca the Younger

"Lack of compliance is hindering the investigation." - Charlie Melancon

"Lack of knowledge - that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity." - Benjamin Franklin

"The lack of work destroys people." - Katharine Hepburn

"Pressure comes from a lack of preparation" - Colin Kaepernick

"Poverty is the lack of light." - Lucero Isaac

"Underdevelopment is a lack of maintenance." - Lucero Isaac

"Lack of understanding is always painful." - Byron Katie

"They have a plentiful lack of wit." - William Shakespeare

"Seeking revenge: what a lack of foresight." - Natalie Clifford Barney

"Insanity is a lack of proportion." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"ability atrophies through lack of exercise." - Glenda Jackson

"All ignorance is the lack of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance" - Daniel De Leon

"All reluctance is a lack of confidence." - Todd Duncan

"Don't mistake politeness for lack of strength." - Sonia Sotomayor

"Normal means lack of imagination and creativity." - Jean Dubuffet

"Lack of industry is an attitude." - Sterling W Sill

"What we lack is intensity of life." - Carl Jung

"Familiarity leads to lack of Gratitude." - Radhanath Swami

"Hate is a lack of imagination." - Graham Greene

"Lack of knowledge... that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"I have the necessary lack of tact." - Ted Koppel

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance." - Daniel De Leon

"Suffering follows the lack of wisdom." - Frederick Lenz

"Lack of charisma can be fatal." - Jenny Holzer

"Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment." - Vince Lombardi

"The country is dying cause of an lack of men, not a lack of programms." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Romania is dying because of a lack of men, not a lack of programs." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information." - John Mccarthy

"Destiny has a sense of humor; a sense of humor sardonic, it is true, cruel, sometimes gruesome; and yet it is a sense of humor." - Porter Emerson Browne

"Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose." - Guillermo Maldonado

"The world shall perish not for lack of wonders, but for lack of wonder" - John B S Haldane

"It is a lack of commitment, not a lack of talent, that damns you to mediocrity." - Roy H Williams

"More men fail though lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"More tears have been shed over men's lack of manners than their lack of morals." - Helen Hathaway

"The lack of joy in your life is due to your lack of mission." - Timothy Keller

"Contemporary society has become dry, not for lack of wonders but for lack of wonder." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Nobody dies from lack of sex. It's lack of love we die from." - Margaret Atwood

"poverty denotes a lack of necessities and simplicity a lack of needs." - Dervla Murphy

"Fear is a lack of love, just as darkness is a lack of light." - Bijan

"Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle." - Ken Hakuta

"lack of will power leads to more failure than lack of intelligence or ability." - Anchee Min

"Never think that lack of variability is stability. Don't confuse lack of volatility with stability, ever." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"Common sense is usually lack of imagination, and imagination is usually lack of common sense." - Evan Esar

"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"A sense of humor is the main measure of sanity." - Hunter S Thompson

"Part of being human is having a sense of humor." - Patrick Wolf

"Be wary of the horse with a sense of humor." - Pam Brown

"A lot of stars don't have a sense of humor." - Kathy Griffin

"Humor is one of the best ingredients of survival." - Aung San Suu Kyi

"You know what make me laugh? Good, clean, honest humor. Not-trying-to-be-funny humor. Like Will Ferrell. Will Ferrell got that kind of humor." - Redman

"I think I love humor in poetry, but not that slapstick cheap easy humor, but that uncomfortable, "did she say that out loud?" kind of humor." - Victoria Chang

"It is the saying of an ancient sage that humor was the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor." - Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury

"It is the saying of an ancient sage that humor was the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor." - Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury

"Delicate humor is the crowning virtue of the saints." - Evelyn Underhill

"Sarcasm mascarades as the Preppy's sense of humor." - Lisa Birnbach

"Good-humor is the clear blue sky of the soul." - Arthur Frederick Saunders

"Nature has a pretty sick sense of humor." - Kelly Braffet

"Absolute seriousness is never without a dash of humor." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"One loses everything when one loses one's sense of humor." - Ayn Rand

"The secret source of humor is not joy but sorrow." - Mark Twain

"A sense of humor is just common sense dancing." - William James

"Humor - the perfect relationship of the parts to the whole." - Anonymous

"I've got a dope sense of humor, brah." - alan

"Humor is one of the primary tools for liberation." - Frederick Lenz

"Persistence is the answer, and a sense of humor helps." - Quentin L. Cook

"Good humor is the sunshine of the mind." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"I have no sense of humor about losing" - Rafael Nadal

"I think Ive got a pretty good sense of humor." - PJ Harvey

"Nobody in love has a sense of humor." - S. N. Behrman

"Ultimate seriousness in not without a dose of humor." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"A spoonful of humor makes the message go down easier." - Frank Leahy

"A German sense of humor is an oxymoron." - Joan Rivers

"How fatally the entire want of humor cripples the mind." - Alice James

"The righteous one has no sense of humor." - Bertolt Brecht

"An uncontrolled sense of humor is often costly in business." - William Feather

"The source of all humor is not laughter, but sorrow." - Mark Twain

"Humor is also a way of saying something serious." - T S Eliot

"God has a most wicked sense of humor." - Maureen O'Hara

"Life sure has a sick sense of humor, doesn't it?" - Patrick Swayze

"I had these slinky eyes and a sense of humor." - Myrna Loy

"I do have a dirty sense of humor." - Josh Gad

"I like girls with a good sense of humor." - Tyler Posey

"Life sure has a sick sense of humor, does' it?" - Patrick Swayze

"I have a very dry sense of humor." - Eric Stonestreet



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