During the hard times in my life, laughter has been the language of hope.
— Barbara Johnson
Humor is the great thing, the saving thing, after all. The minute it crops up, all our hardnesses yield, all our irritations and resentments slip away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.
— Mark Twain
Remember that laughter can brighten a cloudy day, lighten a heavy load and release the tension in a tight moment. Besides, laughter is attractive. Try it and see how much prettier you look. Laughter is appealing.
— Patsy Clairmont
When you’ve suffered a serious setback, be patient – you will recover.
— Joe Torre
Laugh a lot. A good sense of humor cures almost all of life’s ills.
— H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Turmoil, difficulty, persecution and hardship are not essential indicators of being out of God’s will. On the contrary, there are times those things mean you are, in fact, in the nucleus of His plan.
— Charles Swindoll
The test of intelligence is not how much we know how to do, but how we behave when we don’t know what to do. Similarly, any situation, any activity, that puts before us real problems that we have to solve for ourselves, problems for which there are no answers in any book, sharpens our intelligence.
— John Holt