"While you're improvising, you may come up with something which will break him up. As soon as that smile comes out, you know that, hey, we're having fun."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Shelley Berman on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Shelley Berman on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Shelley Berman on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Shelley Berman on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Shelley Berman on Phyllis Diller
"As a culture I see us as presently deprived of subtleties. The music is loud, the anger is elevated, sex seems lacking in sweetness and privacy."
"The old problems - love, money, security, status, health, etc. - are still here to plague us or please us."
"I am in the Master of Professional Writing program teaching Humor Writing, Literary and Dramatic."