"Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Agnes Repplier on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Agnes Repplier on Mark Twain
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."Agnes Repplier on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Agnes Repplier on Mahatma Gandhi
"A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road."Agnes Repplier on Henry Ward Beecher
"It is as impossible to withhold education from the receptive mind, as it is impossible to force it upon the unreasoning."
"It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere."
"Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals."
"It is impossible for a lover of cats to banish these alert, gentle, and discriminating friends, who give us just enough of their regard and complaisance to make us hunger for more."
"A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there."