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 Post subject: Humor quotes?
PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 8:43 pm 
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Does anyone know of a quote in which FZ describes the basis of humor?

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 Post subject: Re: Humor quotes?
PostPosted: Tue Jul 24, 2007 4:46 pm 
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"If two people are laughing together then they're laughing together, right? I'm going to keep on laughing. If you want to laugh along with me we'll be laughing together. But if you don't laugh then by a process of elimination I'm laughing at you. So I don't have any control over whether or not they have the nerve to sit up there and laugh along with me. That's up to them. I'm not going to stop laughing or wait around for them."

Not entirely sure about this one...

Q: Does humor belong in music?

A: I think so. It belongs in everday life... unless the Republicans want to take it away.


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I think the answer is that FZ didn't know the answer. In TRFZB, he described a "humor radiator" in certain sounds, but didn't know why they sound funny; foundations don't do research on stuff like that, he lamented.

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Ha, I think I'm going to check that book out of the library again. I don't see where it comes from either.

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A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road. ~ Henry Ward Beecher

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If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide. ~ Mohandas Gandhi

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A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.~William Arthur Ward

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When humor goes, there goes civilization. ~ Erma Bombeck

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