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So keep fightin' for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't you forget to

So keep fightin' for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't you forget to have fun doin' it. Lord, let your laughter ring forth. Be outrageous, ridicule the fraidy-cats, rejoice in all the oddities that freedom can produce.
Posted 4 months ago

Keep fighting for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't forget to have f

Keep fighting for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't forget to have fun doin' it. Lord, let your laughter ring forth. Be outrageous, ridicule the fraidy-cats, rejoice in all the oddities that freedom can produce.
Posted 4 months ago

Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs he alone suffers so deep

Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
Posted 4 months ago

Even in my comedies, I don't take anger as a joke. I think anger and laught

Even in my comedies, I don't take anger as a joke. I think anger and laughter are very close to each other, when you think about it. One of the things I like about a character: I always think it's fascinating when a character can turn on a dime and go fro
Posted 4 months ago

I think anger and laughter are very close to each other, when you think abo

I think anger and laughter are very close to each other, when you think about it.
Posted 4 months ago

Like all young men I set out to be a genius, but mercifully laughter interv

Like all young men I set out to be a genius, but mercifully laughter intervened.
Posted 4 months ago

When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as

When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as I possibly can. I want them to go from laughter to tears, be shocked and surprised and walk out the door with a renewed sense of themselves - and maybe a smile.
Posted 4 months ago

Laughter is regional: a smile extends over the whole face.

Laughter is regional: a smile extends over the whole face.
Posted 4 months ago

Joy's smile is much closer to tears than laughter.

Joy's smile is much closer to tears than laughter.
Posted 4 months ago

Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers

Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.
Posted 4 months ago

Give a child love, laughter and peace, not AIDS.

Give a child love, laughter and peace, not AIDS.
Posted 4 months ago

Naming me 'Twinkle' was a foolproof way of making sure that I would get tea

Naming me 'Twinkle' was a foolproof way of making sure that I would get teased throughout my life, have immigration officers at various airports stare at my passport and shake with hysterical laughter, and strangers stalk me with WhatsApp messages like, '
Posted 4 months ago