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I had used my sense of humor; I had called it proportion, perspective. But perspective is distance.
His sense of humor is purely cheap vaudeville, yet everyone falls for it.
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.
Villagers saw me as a person when I played with them, as opposed to when I talked with them.
I find intelligence sexy. I find a sense of humor sexy. I find sensitivity sexy.
Rosemary Rodriguez directed on Rescue Me for us, and I love her. She's fantastic with actresses and she's got a great sense of humor. That was a huge thing for me.
J. Oswald Sanders
Our sense of humor is a gift from God which should be controlled as well as cultivated.
I don't think it's possible to have a sense of tragedy without having a sense of humor.
Love, like a sense of humor, is now claimed by everyone even though Love, like a sense of humor, is rather more rare than not, and to most of us poor muddlers unbearable at full strength.
Quentin L. Cook
Persistence is the answer, and a sense of humor helps.
Anyone without a sense of humor is at the mercy of everyone else.
A sense of humor, being born of perspective, bears a near kinship to philosophy; each is the soul of the other.
Your obsession with being in control of your mind makes you so stiff all the times; that is why our egos are growing, and our sense of humor is shrinking.
Keeping an active mind has been vital to my survival, as has been maintaining a sense of humor.
I used to watch 'The Waltons' and sob because my family was nothing like that. We had a cruel sense of humor in my family.
I'll speak for myself, but there's a lot of humor to be found in sarcasm and darkness. You talk to any paramedic, they survive by developing a pretty off-kilter sense of humor.
A sense of humor is essentially a sense of perspective. It is an understanding that comes from a true sense of proportion. Humor is not a matter of laughing at things, but of understanding them. At its highest it is a part of understanding life. It is an ability to see ourselves as we are, and to smile at the comic figure that the biggest of us cuts in strutting across life's stage.
Some women feel power is important, some women feel that looks are important, tenderness, intelligence...but sense of humor seems to permeate all of them.
Florence Scovel Shinn
The subconscious mind has no sense of humor and people often joke themselves into unhappy experiences.
Most preachers say the nature of God is unknowable, but I'm certain of one thing at least. God almighty has a sense of humor.
A lot of stars don't have a sense of humor.
Sense of humor is so much more subjective than anyone believes.
Neil Degrasse Tyson
God displayed a sense of humor when he configured the region between our legs an entertainment complex built around a sewage system.
You have to realize that Mel [Gibson], he's a funny guy. He's got a wicked sense of humor.
The first step towards true enlightenment is to lighten up on yourself.
My sense of humor is a turkey, and I pull it out of the oven and baste it in reality.
Lailah Gifty Akita
There is nothing better in life than commitment to personal development and lifelong learning.
My family has been amazing, and they understand how blessed I am. They've been able to keep my sense of humor.
I like Bret Easton Ellis' sense of humor. I feel like mine is sometimes similar to his. And how his characters sometimes seem really confused in a humorous manner. I like that. And I have that sometimes in my characters.
Art Modell was a visionary, a deal-maker and a friend. And he possessed a marvelous sense of humor.
Candidates should be extremely cautious in displaying a sense of humor. If he or she tells a joke with a point, there is almost certain to be some minority group offended.
That's the great thing about a sense of humor and a sex drive, you can't wait to share it with everybody else.
I don’t have a sense of humor anymore. It’s literally just sarcasm and a general hate of the majority of the human population. -Fact of Life
Thank God you've got a sense of humor, or you'd be in trouble.
You have to have a sense of humor if you follow politics. Otherwise, the sheer fraudulence of it all will get you down.
Keep your sense of humor. Stay funny.
I have a great sense of humor, but it has an ironic twist to it.
Whenever I indulge my sense of humor, it gets me into trouble.
There is no such thing as romance in our day, women have become too brilliant; nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
Miss Fairlie laughed with a ready good-humour, which broke out as brightly as if it had been part of the sunshine above us…
Hunter S. Thompson
I noticed at once that Depp had a dangerously energized intelligence . . . He was a suave little brute, but he had a wicked sense of humor and a rare instinct for escalation.
You have to maintain who you are as a person and stay true to yourself - that's my biggest moral as a human being, as well as a very self-deprecating sense of humor.
Hang onto your sense of humor. I picture my obituary : The sexiest man alive is now dead.
I warned you; I warned you I was the Senses Taker," sneered the Senses Taker. "I help people find what they're not looking for, hear what they're not listening for, run after what they're not chasing, and smell what isn't even there. And, furthermore," he cackled, hopping around gleefully on his stubby legs, "I'll steal your sense of purpose, take your sense of duty, destroy your sense of proportion — and, but for one thing, you'd be helpless yet." "What's that?" asked Milo fearfully. "As long as you have the sound of laughter," he groaned unhappily, "I cannot take your sense of humor — and, with it, you've nothing to fear from me.
I had these slinky eyes and a sense of humor.
Sense of humor. A girl who doesn't take themselves too seriously. And someone who is spontaneous. They're the three things for me that really attract me to a girl.
She taught me to revel. She taught me to wonder. She taught me to laugh. My sense of humor had always measured up to everyone else's; but timid introverted me, I showed it sparingly: I was a smiler. In her presence I threw back my head and laughed out loud for the first time in my life
I never took the work less than serious, my work ethic is ingrained in me. But I've always had a sense of humor about myself.
Oliver Markus Malloy
John Oliver, Trevor Noah, Stephen Colbert, Bill Maher and I have the same sense of humor. They're just better at it than I am.
I liked the humor of it, I've always enjoyed a sense of humor in God and in religion and in spirituality