Quotations

Victor Borge

Quotations 2 Victor BorgeHumor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth.”

Victor Borge (A Danish and American comedian, conductor, and pianist who achieved great popularity on radio and television in the United States and Europe)

 

Jennifer Jones

Quotations 3 Jennifer JonesIf you could choose one characteristic that would get you through life, choose a sense of humor.” 

Jennifer Jones (an American actress during the Hollywood golden years)

 

Maya Angelou

Quotations 4 Maya AngelouI don’t trust anyone who doesn't laugh.”

 Maya Angelou (an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist)

 

Dwight Eisenhower

Quotations 5 DA sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done.”

Dwight Eisenhower (34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II)

 

Victoria Moran

Quotations 6 Victoria MoranIt stands to reason that anyone who learns to live well will die well. The skills are the same: being present in the moment, and humble, and brave, and keeping a sense of humor.”

Victoria Moran (an American author and speaker. She has written several books specializing in both spirituality and veganism)

Shūsaku Endō

Quotations 2 S“Every weakness contains within itself a strength.” 

Shūsaku Endō (Japanese author who wrote from the rare perspective of a Japanese Roman Catholic)

Criss Jami

Quotations 3 Criss Jami“To share your weakness is to make yourself vulnerable; to make yourself vulnerable is to show your strength.” 

Criss Jami (Criss Jami is the lead singer of the rock band Venus in Arms based in Washington, D.C. He is also a poet, essayist and existentialist philosopher)

Jodi Picoult

Quotations 4 Jodi Picoult“You are only as invincible as your smallest weakness, and those are tiny indeed - the length of a sleeping baby's eyelash, the span of a child's hand. Life turns on a dime, and - it turns out - so does one's conscience.” 

Jodi Picoult (An American author. She was awarded the New England Bookseller Award for fiction in 2003) 

Paul Theroux

Quotations 5 Paul Theroux“Friendship is also about liking a person for their failings, their weakness. It's also about mutual help, not about exploitation.”

Paul Theroux (American travel writer and novelist)

Brené Brown

Quotations 6 Brene Brown“Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren't always comfortable, but they're never weakness.” 

Brené Brown (American scholar, author, and public speaker, who is currently a research professor at the University of Houston)

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