We cannot really love anyone with with whom we never laugh.
There is always a secret irritation about a laugh into which we cannot join.
There are few nudities so objectionable as the naked truth.
The tourist may complain of other tourists, but he would be lost without them.
The thinkers of the world should by rights be guardians of the world’s mirth.
The diseases of the present have little in common with the diseases of the past […]
People who cannot recognize a palpable absurdity are very much in the way of civilization.
It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation […]
It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to […]
It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure […]