"Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Jonathan Swift on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Jonathan Swift 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."Jonathan Swift on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Jonathan Swift 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."Jonathan Swift on Henry Ward Beecher
"No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience."
"Interest is the spur of the people, but glory that of great souls. Invention is the talent of youth, and judgment of age."
"Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age."
"Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together Let none but Him who rules the thunder Put this man and woman asunder."
"Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others."