Fun Quotes

Frank herbert - the function of science fiction is not always to...
The function of music is to release us from the tyranny of conscious thought.
Sir Thomas Beecham

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.
Katharine Hepburn
The function of government ought to be: make sure you have good water to drink, somebody picking up the garbage, good roads to drive on, enough electricity to turn your light bulbs and your record player on, and whatever smaller amounts of regulatory assistance is necessary to make this society work.
Frank Zappa, Interview with this submitter, New York City, 5/08/1980
Form follows function.
Louis Henri Sullivan
The function of a briefing paper is to prevent the ambassador from saying something dreadfully indiscreet. I sometimes think its true object is to prevent the ambassador from saying anything at all.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.

Albert einstein - the most beautiful experience we can have is the...
Without self knowledge, without understanding the working and functions of his machine, man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he will always remain a slave.
George Gurdjieff
John l. jackley, new york times, 10/29/90, p. a15. - today, a successful congressman has the...
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundemental resource.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
George Bernard Shaw
Only reason can convince us of those three fundamental truths without a recognition of which there can be no effective liberty that what we believe is not necessarily true that what we like is not necessarily good and that all questions are open.
Clive
There is no passion like that of a functionary for his function.
Georges Clemenceau
When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth.
George Bernard Shaw
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
Albert Schweitze
The test of a first - Rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
F Scott
This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor to change the character of our thought.
Lin Yutang
If Jesus Christ were to come today people would not even crucify him. They would ask him to dinner and hear what he had to say, and make fun of it.
Thomas Carlyle
It is not funny that anything else should fall down only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh Because it is a gravely religious matter it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd for only man can be dignified.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
Ralph Nade
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
Erica Jong, Fear of Flying, 1973
How come we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
Mark Twain
We need anything politically important rationed out like Pez small, sweet, and coming out of a funny, plastic head.
Dennis Mille
It is against the grain of modern education to teach children to program. What fun is there in making plans, acquiring discipline in organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self - Critical?
Alan Perlis
Funny - Peculiar or funny - Ha - Ha.
Ian Hay
If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without any idea of death, they have no theologians to instruct them, their last moments are not disturbed by unwelcome and unpleasant ceremonies, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
Voltaire
Fun has a sacred dimension.
Adriana Diaz
If you never did, you should. These things are fun and fun is good!
Dr. Seuss
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - The rest will be given.
Mother Theresa
I believe that its most important function is in the formation of attachment. If we did not suffer enough loss to fear it, we could not love intensely.
Andrew Soloman, The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.
Dave Barry
The test of a first - Rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity then they really are.
Henry Fielding
If kids come to us educatorsteachers from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important.
Barbara Colorose
Deliberation is the function of many, action is the function of one.
Charles De Gaulle
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.
John F. Kennedy
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Dale Carnegie, How To Win Friends and Influence People
It strkes me as singularly inappropriate for a school to use its students for fund - Raising. It reminded me of the first time I saw a gypsy mother send her baby out to beg.
William Hamilton
Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open.
Lester R Bittel