"I think films about men are often about characters who don't want to express their feelings. You're supposed to kind of admire them for not expressing their feelings. And I feel that's a bit dull. Women's stories often have stronger emotional content, which I enjoy doing. What I really love doing is mixing that with humor."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Nigel Cole on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Nigel Cole 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."Nigel Cole on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Nigel Cole 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."Nigel Cole on Henry Ward Beecher
"It seems to me that romantic comedies used to be about falling in love, but in recent years they've really become just comedies where the love story is only there as a spine to hang the jokes on."