Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.
In sitcoms, the women are so beautiful, understanding and well-bred. They have humor, but sort of display it with a twinkle of the eye and not a guffaw. But there's no juice in that for me.
I mean, yeah, I'm sure that Python and the other things have paved the way for a greater understanding of the British sense of humor, but I don't think it's all that different than the American sense of humor.
Understanding humor is like dissecting a live frog. It can be done, but the frog tends to die in the process.
I can't imagine a life without humor. Especially if you have an existential understanding of life, you must acknowledge the absurdity of it all.
I considered people who didn't like my work to be in some way defective, deficient, lacking a sense of humor, and not understanding what was really going on.
Humor ist ein Luxusgefühl.
Humor is by far the most significant activity of the human brain.
Edward de Bono
Humor es posiblemente una palabra; la uso constantemente y estoy loco por ella. Algún día averiguaré su significado
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.