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"Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

"That's not true. Unless 'sense of humor' means 'money.' I don't believe them bitches for second."  (Dave Chappelle, on women wanting a guy with a "sense of humor")

"The most wasted day of all is that on which we have not laughed."  (Sébastien-Roch Nicolas Chamfort, 1740/41-1794)

"The only real laughter comes from despair."  (Groucho Marx, The Groucho Letters)

"The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused."  (Shirley MacLaine)

"There is always a secret irritation about a laugh into which we cannot join."  (Agnes Repplier)

"There's a lot to be said for making people laugh. Did you know that's all some people have? It isn't much, but it's better than nothing in this cockeyed caravan."  (Joel McCrea, Sullivan's Travels)

"Tragedy is a close-up; comedy, a long shot."  (Buster Keaton)

"Well of course, winning is great, but it's not funny. And there are no happy endings in my stories because happiness, too, isn't funny."  (Charles Schultz, on why Charlie Brown never won anything in Peanuts)

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