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From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.

Groucho Marx Quotes

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She laughs at my dreams, but I dream about her laughter.

The Click Five Quotes

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For as the crackling of thorns under a pot, so is the laughter of the fool: this also is vanity.

Bible Quotes , Source: Ecclesiastes (ch. VII, v. 6)

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When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.

William Blake Quotes , Source: Laughing Song

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The landlord's laugh was ready chorus.

Robert Burns Quotes , Source: Tam o' Shanter

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And if I laugh at any mortal thing, 'Tis that I may not weep.

Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) Quotes , Source: Don Juan (canto IV, st. 4)

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How much lies in Laughter: the cipher-key, wherewith we decipher the whole man.

Thomas Carlyle Quotes , Source: Sartor Resartus (bk. I, ch. IV)

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A day without laughter is a day wasted.

Catullus (Caius Quintus Valerius Catullus) Quotes , Source: Carmina (XXXIX, 16)

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Loud laughter is the mirth of the mob, who are only pleased with silly things; for true wit or good sense never excited a laugh since the creation of the world.

Philip Dormer Stanhope, fourth Earl of Chesterfield Quotes , Source: Letters (vol. I, p. 211), (ed. by Mahon)

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A gentleman is often seen, but very seldom heard to laugh.

Philip Dormer Stanhope, fourth Earl of Chesterfield Quotes , Source: Letters (vol. II, pp. 164 & 404), (edited by Mahon)

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What I saw was equal ecstasy: One universal smile it seemed of all things. [It., Cio ch'io vedeva mi sembrava un riso Dell's universo.]

Dante ("Dante Alighieri") Quotes , Source: Paradiso (XXVII, 5)

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He is not always at ease who laughs. [Fr., Ce n'est pas etre bien aise que de rire.]

Dante ("Dante Alighieri") Quotes , Source: Paradiso (XXVII, 5)

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I have known sorrow--therefore I May laugh with you, O friend, more merrily Than those who never sorrowed upon earth And know not laughter's worth. I have known laughter--therefore I May sorrow with you far more tenderly Than those who never guess how sad a thing Seems merriment to one heart's suffering.

Mrs. Frederic J. Faulks ("Theodosia Pickering Garrison") Quotes , Source: Knowledge

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I am the laughter of the new-born child On whose soft-breathing sleep an angel smiled.

Richard Watson Gilder Quotes , Source: Ode

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Your laugh is of the sardonic kind.

Caius Sempronius Gracchus Quotes , Source: when his adversaries laughed at his defeat

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Low gurgling laughter, as sweet As the swallow's song i' the South, And a ripple of dimples that, dancing, meet By the curves of a perfect mouth.

Paul Hamilton Hayne Quotes , Source: Ariel

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And unextinguish'd laughter shakes the skies.

Homer ("Smyrns of Chios") Quotes , Source: The Iliad (bk. I, l. 771), (Pope's translation)

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For a man learns more quickly and remembers more easily that which he laughs at, than that which he approves and reveres. [Lat., Discit enim citius, meminitque libentius ilud Quod quis deridet, quam quod probat et veneratur.]

Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) Quotes , Source: Epistles (bk. II, 1, 262)

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Laugh, and be fat, sir, your penance is known. They that love mirth, let them heartily drink, 'Tis the only receipt to make sorrow sink.

Ben Jonson Quotes , Source: Entertainments--The Penates

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We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.

Jean de la Bruyere Quotes , Source: The Characters or Manners of the Present Age (ch. IV)

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The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter.

Alice Meynell Quotes , Source: Laughter

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I quickly laugh at everything, for fear of having to cry.

Pierre de Beaumarchais Quotes

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The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.

Mark Twain Quotes

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The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

e e cummings Quotes

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Laughter is by definition healthy.

Doris Lessing Quotes

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