Humor is, I think, the subtlest and chanciest of literary forms. It is surely not accidental that there are a thousand novelists, essayists, poets or journalists for each humorist. It is a long, long time between James Thurbers.
Quote by Leo Rosten
I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to...
Courage is the capacity to confront what can be imagined.
A writer writes not because he is educated but because he is driven by the...
Words must surely be counted among the most powerful drugs man ever invented.
Extremists think communication means agreeing with them.
Why did God give me two ears and one mouth? So that I will hear...
If you are going to do something wrong at least enjoy it.
The writer wants to be understood much more than he wants to be respected or...
Dogs are getting bigger, according to a leading dog manufacturer
I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe.
For what is it but an exquisite and priceless chance of salvation due to God...
Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
In the dark colony of night, when I consider man's magnificent capacity for malice, madness,...
An angel is a spiritual creature created by God without a body for the service...
Proverbs often contradict one another, as any reader soon discovers. The sagacity that advises us...
Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of...
Truth is stranger than fiction; fiction has to make sense.
Seriousness is the last refuge of the shallow.
But we are at war, and we here at THE DAILY SHOW will do our...
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression