To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!
Under these conditions it is not astonishing that learning was highly prized; in fact, my parents made sacrifices to be able to give their children a good education.
No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.
The room where I am lodging is stupendous. Thank God I am as fit as a fiddle.
Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
I like to eat, I like to cook and I don't look good when I'm super, super skinny. I'd rather feel healthy and fit, and have some energy.
Originality depends only on the character of the drawing and the vision peculiar to each artist.
Where the press is free and every man able to read, all is safe.
The spirit of a warrior is not geared to indulging and complaining, nor is it geared to winning or losing. The spirit of a warrior is geared only to struggle, and every struggle is a warrior's last battle on earth. Thus the outcome matters very little to him. In his last battle on earth a warrior lets his spirit flow free and clear. And as he wages his battle, knowing that his intent is impeccable, a warrior laughs and laughs.
If thou art able, O stranger, to find out all these things and gather them together in your mind, giving all the relations,thou shalt depart crowned with glory and knowing that thou hast been adjudged perfect in this species of wisdom.
I didn't really want to live, so anything that was an investment in time made me angry... but also I just felt sad. When the hopelessness is hurting you, it's the fixtures and fittings that finish you off.
It's impossible for someone who is human to have all good things together, just as there is no single country able to provide all good things for itself.
You have to be able to deploy the themes that you want to address with a minimum of means, otherwise you aren't going to be able to get it made.
Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think.
Eddie in costume and make-up with that famous laugh, the minute the cameras started rolling, he became each character. It was amazing!
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
I think you always have to find where the boundary is in relation to the context in order to be able to kind of articulate how you want the space to interact with the viewer.
He is able who thinks he is able.
Comedy is very controlling - you are making people laugh.
I'm a laugh tart. I make no secret of that fact.
Show me a person who doesn't like to laugh and I'll show you a person with a toe tag.
Even when I'm old and grey, I won't be able to play it, but I'll still love the game.
When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.
I can never understand how we have been able to follow these worn-out tracks, which have been laid down by panic in the face of nature.
If you are not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there.