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Sense Of Humor

Total Quotes : 190
Reason Hire

The reason why you know more funny dudes than funny chicks is that dudes are funnier than chicks. If my daughter has a mediocre sense of humor, I'm just gonna tell her, 'Be a staff writer for a sitcom. Because they'll have to hire you, they can't really fire you, and you don't have to produce that much. It'll be awesome.'

- Adam Carolla

Kind Frank

Bob Dole used to be really funny. Barney Frank can be kind of funny. Bob Kerrey has a good sense of humor.

- Al Franken


If you look at terrorists, they really have no sense of humor.

- Al Franken


I'm not a particularly dark individual. I have my moments, it's true, but I do have a sense of humor.

- Alan Moore


The wealthy don't have any sense of humor. It's not like the English, where the theater is perhaps the one place where they have a sense of humor about themselves.

- Alec Baldwin

I Think Him

I'm a huge fan of Steve Martin. He's hilarious, but he has this depth to him and this way of dealing with the difficult things in life with a sense of humor that I think has helped me as an actress.

- Alexandra Daddario

Back Idea

I'm a great admirer of Primo Levi's work. It's always mind-boggling, the idea of how much pain people can endure and still come back from the edge with a sense of humor, with this tremendous animal desire we have to get on with life.

- Allan Gurganus

Love I Love

I love poking fun at myself. I have a rather mean sense of humor.

- Alton Brown


I liked the humor of it, I've always enjoyed a sense of humor in God and in religion and in spirituality.

- Amber Tamblyn

Work Hard

I like men who have goals, something that they are passionate about and work hard to achieve. A good sense of humor is important too. And I like tall guys!

- Ana Ivanovic

Sense Very

In my experience, if people don't have a sense of humor, they are usually not very good scientists, either.

- Andre Geim

Been TV

I lean toward anything with a dark sense of humor. And since I've been out of school, the majority of my books have been contemporary; basically, I like my characters to have electricity - even better, a TV.

- Andrea Seigel

Humor Very

I have a very dark sense of humor.

- Andy Dick

Humor Very

I have a very dark sense of humor. I swear. I have a very playful relationship with Jesus.

- Anne Lamott


Don't wish me happiness - I don't expect to be happy it's gotten beyond that, somehow. Wish me courage and strength and a sense of humor - I will need them all.

- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Very About

Since the very beginning, Emeril's had a sense of humor about me calling him names and poking fun at him.

- Anthony Bourdain


Cervantes is the most important Spanish writer. But he is not the most representative of the Spanish. His irony, his sense of humor - they are too subtle to seem Spanish.

- Antonio Munoz Molina

Boy Had

In high school, everyone told me I had a great personality and sense of humor, but I wanted to be the girl who boys liked because she was pretty on top of being funny. I was boy crazy.

- Ari Graynor

Humor Along

Along with a sense of humor, my songs have to be sincere, and they have to be sung from a position of inner conviction.

- Arlo Guthrie

Humor Goes

A sense of humor is great - it goes a long, long way in a marriage.

- Chris Rock


Sense of humor. A girl who doesn't take themselves too seriously. And someone who is spontaneous. They're the three things for me that really attract me to a girl.

- Christopher Egan

Some Needed

You know, 'Jake 2.0' had some funny things in it; I mean, I needed my sense of humor to do that part.

- Christopher Gorham

Humor Think

I don't think it's possible to have a sense of tragedy without having a sense of humor.

- Christopher Hitchens

Humor Sense

A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself.

- Clifton Fadiman


Everybody's got a different sense of humor. It's just different styles.

- Colin Quinn

Other Movie

I was one of those kids who moved around a lot, but in every town I ever lived in, there was always that after-midnight horror show. It was hosted by Elvira when I lived in L.A. There were other ones. I can't remember the rest of them. They were always able to pull out the sense of humor in the movie.

- Conrad Vernon


A sense of humor is important. I'm always attracted to a girl with confidence. In terms of looks, I don't have a type.

- Corey Sevier

Take Tend

Bands from Akron have a sense of humor and don't tend to take themselves too seriously.

- Dan Auerbach

Had Out

I chose to stylize 'Among Friends' and add a dark comedic element because I didn't want to get pigeonholed as a genre director. I have a pretty dark sense of humor and knew that in order to get distribution, I had to do something in the genre for my first time out.

- Danielle Harris

Humor Over

Confidence and a good sense of humor can usually win a chick over.

- Danny McBride

Funny Guy

I've got a sense of humor. I'm a funny guy.

- Daryl Hall

Still Some

I'm not 17 anymore. I still have some of the same sort of anger, but I have a sense of humor about it... a sense of being constructive with that anger.

- Dave Pirner

Humor Get

As I get older, my sense of humor is my biggest asset.

- David Alan Grier


Ontologically, chocolate raises profoundly disturbing questions: Does not chocolate offer natural revelation of the goodness of the Creator just as chilies disclose a divine sense of humor? Is the human born with an innate longing for chocolate? Does the notion of chocolate preclude the concept of free will?

- David Augsburger

Big Vocal

I'm a big fan of independent girls who are strong-willed, vocal in their opinions, and have a sense of humor.

- David Lambert


I've learned to have a sense of humor about myself. Lord knows everyone else does!

- Debbie Gibson

Humor Need

I need a man with a good sense of humor and a kind heart.

- Joanna Krupa


Both of my kids have my sense of humor - they're definitely entertaining.

- Jodie Sweetin

Tell Could

Dali had a good sense of humor - obviously you could tell just looking at him; he was funny.

- Joe Grant


What's lovely about 'Eureka' is that it's a sci-fi show, but it's not monsters from outer space; it's not craziness from outer space. It's just about this community of people and what they do. These geniuses have sometimes done wonderful things and sometimes created global warming. It has this wonderful left-of-center sense of humor.

- Joe Morton

See Show

People, I guess, generally come to see me do stand-up with a working knowledge of my broad sense of humor on 'The Daily Show'... I don't think anyone would mistake me as an actual anchor.

- John Oliver

Humor Wit

I have wit in my work and a sense of humor, but I do not use irony in any way.

- John Zorn


It's how you define yourself. It's not Nirvana or Pearl Jam: it's, 'Do you watch 'Portlandia' or 'Amy Schumer'?' It relates to a specific sense of humor. And, 'Do you know the hidden gems?' Like, if you knew the Pixies in the '80s.

- Jonathan Krisel


Well, the most terrible fear that anybody should have is not war, is not a disease, not cancer or heart problems or food poisoning - it's a man or a woman without a sense of humor.

- Jonathan Winters


The most terrible fear that anybody should have is not war, is not a disease, not cancer or heart problems or food poisoning - it's a man or a woman without a sense of humor.

- Jonathan Winters

Humor Will

A good sense of humor will get you everywhere.

- Josh Bowman


I really believe if you give people a product that couples entertainment with a little bit of education, a soft glove and sense of humor - especially about a subject people have begun to feel very frustrated about, which is the legal system - then you have a formula for success.

- Judy Sheindlin

Own Savor

My own life is wonderful, but if I had to live the life of someone else, I'd gladly choose that of Julia Child or Dr. Seuss: two outrageously original people, each of whom fashioned an idiosyncratic wisdom, passion for life, and sense of humor into an art form that anyone and everyone could savor.

- Julia Glass

Play Before

Funnily enough, I did a play called 'Jumpy' on the West End before I did 'Divergent,' and there was an essence of that character I played, called Cam, in Will. In the sense of his vulnerability, and... he had a sense of humor that comes out of adversity, similar to Will.

- Ben Lloyd-Hughes


I'm not an expert on the Malaysian sense of humor.

- Ben Stiller

Woman Feel

A woman who knows that she doesn't have to get all decked out to look good is sexy. A woman who can make you feel smart with her conversation skills is also sexy. I believe the sense of humor is important.

- Benedict Cumberbatch

Humor World

What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor.

- Bernard Williams

Sense Own

The man with the real sense of humor is the man who can put himself in the spectator's place and laugh at his own misfortune.

- Bert Williams


They say you don't want to meet your heroes, but those two guys, you do want to meet them, because they do not disappoint. Walken has this amazing sense of humor, and Pacino is like just a sweetheart of a guy.

- Bill Burr

Humor Sense

There is hope for the future because God has a sense of humor and we are funny to God.

- Bill Cosby


I like people with a good sense of humor, like Jennifer Aniston. She is amazing and is a great actress.

- Helio Castroneves

Humble More

People with a sense of humor tend to be less egocentric and more realistic in their view of the world and more humble in moments of success and less defeated in times of travail.

- Bob Newhart


The schizophrenic has no sense of humor. His world is a constantly daunting, unfriendly place.

- Bob Newhart

Senses Own

John Lennon, who was a good friend of mine, he had one of the best senses of humor of any human being. And Keith Richards, fantastic sense of humor. They were smart, sharp. They had their own thoughts on matters.

- Bobby Keys

Over Been

And I would be the first to admit that probably, in a lot of press conferences over the time that I have been in coaching, indulging my own sense of humor at press conferences has not been greatly to my benefit.

- Bobby Knight

Sense Could

I could not tread these perilous paths in safety, if I did not keep a saving sense of humor.

- Horatio Nelson

Long Life

I believe that singing is the key to long life, a good figure, a stable temperament, increased intelligence, new friends, super self-confidence, heightened sexual attractiveness, and a better sense of humor.

- Brian Eno

Humor Dark

I have a really dark, rich, thick sense of humor.

- Inga Muscio

Think Born

I don't think my sense of humor has changed at all; I was born with this, for better or for worse.

- Ivan Reitman

Humor Doing

What we're doing is fun - if you have any sense of humor at all!

- Calvin Klein

Some Almost

Candidates should be extremely cautious in displaying a sense of humor. If he or she tells a joke with a point, there is almost certain to be some minority group offended.

- Jack Germond

I Think

In every interview, when they would ask me who should be a judge, I would always say Harry Connick, Jr., so I think I had something to do with him becoming a judge! He has a blunt, dry sense of humor. You never know if he's joking or not, and I think that's going to catch a lot of people by surprise.

- Candice Glover

Humor Times

I can't live without a sense of humor. I need to be laughing and entertained at all times.

- Carlos Ponce

Good Sense

I want someone who can keep me on my toes, has a good sense of humor and a good heart.

- Carmen Electra

Me Envelope

People who know me know I have a sense of humor that can really push the envelope.

- Carmen Electra


I manage through a sense of humor. We all work hard, and work has to be a really interesting, fun place. And that has to start at the top.

- Carol Bartz


Honestly, I like someone who is really grounded, super sweet, honest. I need them to have a sense of humor. I need them to laugh at what's funny, I need them to get jokes and be funny and be witty and sarcastic.

- Casper Smart

Other Guy

To this day, I've found that it doesn't matter what a guy looks like if he's really funny. His sense of humor makes him attractive. On the other hand, you don't hear men saying, 'No she's not pretty, but is she ever funny!'

- Catherine O'Hara


I'm a prankster with a Monty Python sense of humor that somehow gets misrepresented in those tacky supermarket publications as bratty, snotty, and rude.

- Catherine Oxenberg

Sense Other

When I'm with other people who inspire my silliness or sense of humor, I'm funny. When I sit down to write, it's hard not to be funny.

- James Howe

Humor Jazz

Jazz can be so serious, no sense of humor.

- Chad Smith

Why Another

I don't think you can define how you acquire your imagination any more than you can define why one person has a sense of humor and another doesn't. But I certainly would lean to the side that says all those solitary hours of daydreaming were a kind of training for poetry.

- James Tate

Woman Means

Being a Hot Mom means being respected as a mom and a woman. And, the key to being a Hot Mom is having a sense of humor about yourself and all the crazy situations that arise.

- Jami Gertz

Humor Sense

One has to develop a sense of humor to cope.

- Diane English

Think About

When you're in Hollywood, you get sort of jaded about what you think the sense of humor of Hollywood is supposed to be, so you can't think outside the box.

- Diedrich Bader

Okay Made

The thing about For Better or Worse is the only thing that made me an okay director for that is that I have a sense of humor, and it was supposed to be funny.

- Jason Alexander

Sense Go

A sense of humor saves your life, and being able to make friends wherever you go.

- Jason O'Mara

Might Part

Athletes tend to have less of a sense of humor than most people. They are heroes to so many. That might be part of it.

- Jeff Ross

Humor Me

My sense of humor often gets me in trouble.

- Duncan Jones

Humor Me

I have a sense of humor, and sometimes it gets me into trouble.

- Duncan Jones

Humor More

When a chick has a sense of humor, there's nothing more attractive.

- Dylan O'Brien

Kind Goes

If someone is genuine, compassionate and kind, that is a turn-on. A sense of humor is a huge turn on, and that goes hand in hand with intelligence.

- Jennifer Nettles

Wit May

There are just certain things that turn my head. It may be a girl's sense of humor, it may be her wit, or her belief system; it could be a lot of different things.

- Jensen Ackles

I Think

He has such a patronizing tone and manner, and such a sarcastic sense of humor. I found him rather brutal, a kind of elegant brutality which appealed. No, I think he came pretty much off the page.

- Jeremy Northam

Humor Lot

In the 'Hurt Locker' there's a lot of me in there, a sense of humor, a man of few words and a lot of action.

- Jeremy Renner

Beauty Some

It never seems to occur to some people, that, like beauty, a sense of humor may sometimes be fatal.

- Edgar Rice Burroughs


So, I'm thinking of a name for a villain that has a sense of humor. I thought of 'The Joker' as a name, and as soon as I thought that, I associate it with the playing card, as my family had a tradition of champion playing; my brother was a contract champion bridge player. There were always cards around the house.

- Jerry Robinson


So once I thought of the villain with a sense of humor, I began to think of a name and the name "the Joker" immediately came to mind. There was the association with the Joker in the deck of cards, and I probably yelled literally, 'Eureka!' because I knew I had the name and the image at the same time.

- Jerry Robinson

Humor Big

Good planning is important. I've also regarded a sense of humor as one of the most important things on a big expedition. When you're in a difficult or dangerous situation, or when you're depressed about the chances of success, someone who can make you laugh eases the tension.

- Edmund Hillary

Humor Which

A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor, for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself.

- Jessamyn West

Sense Go

Congratulations, you have a sense of humor. And to those who didn't: Go stick your head in the mud.

- Jesse Ventura

Good Goofy

I like guys who have a plan or a dream. A good sense of humor is also a must. I can be weird with my humor and say things that are random. You need to understand that I'm really goofy and go with it.

- Edy Ganem


There's such an odd, eclectic group of people that make up the town of Plymouth, New Hampshire. I don't think I could avoid not coming out of there with a pretty good sense of humor.

- Eliza Coupe


My family has been amazing, and they understand how blessed I am. They've been able to keep my sense of humor.

- Karen Duffy

Work Which

The President has a wonderful sense of humor, which is one of the reasons it is so much fun to work for him.

- Karen Hughes