Fun Quotes

Mary wilson little - there is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the...
To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward.
Margaret Fairless Barbe

I am eternally grateful.. for my knack of finding in great books, some of them very funny books, reason enough to feel honored to be alive, no matter what else might be going on.
Kurt Vonnegut, Timequake, 1997
Fundamentalists are to Christianity what paint - By - Numbers is to art.
Robin Tyle
There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide. Judging whether life is or is not worth living amounts to answering the fundamental question of philosophy.
Albert Camus
Funny how the new things are the old things.
Rudyard Kipling, With the Night Mail (1909)

Adriana diaz - fun has a sacred dimension....
Out of damp and gloomy days, out of solitude, out of loveless words directed at us, conclusions grow up in us like fungus one morning they are there, we know not how, and they gaze upon us, morose and gray. Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow in him.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Phiroz mehta - the evolution of consciousness culminates in an...
The Interstate Commerce commission, as its functions have now been limited by the courts is, or can be made, of great use to the railroads. It satisfies the public clamor for a government supervision of railroads, at the same time that that supervision is almost entirely nominal.
Richard Olney, a lawyer for the Boston & Maine and Attorney General under Grover Cleveland, advising a railroad president
Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no after is the greatest gift a soldier can acquire.
Ernest Hemingway
Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other.
Oscar Ameringe
Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language.
H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Commencement speakers have a good deal in common with grandfather clocks Standing usually some six feet tall, typically ponderous in construction, more traditional than functional, their distinction is largely their noisy communication of essentially commonplace information.
W, Willard Wirtz
Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open.
Lester R Bittel
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - The fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
Albert Einstein
The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Engineers are all basically high - Functioning autistics who have no idea how normal people do stuff.
Cory Doctorow, Eastern Standard Tribe, 2004
To live is to function. That is all there is in living.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
To love what you do and feel that it matters - How could anything be more fun.
Katharine Graham
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
Erica Jong, Fear of Flying, 1973
Minds are like parachutes - They only function when open.
Unknown
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
We need anything politically important rationed out like Pez: small, sweet, and coming out of a funny, plastic head.
Dennis Mille
To err is dysfunctional, to forgive co - Dependent.
Berton Averre
It is funny about life: if you refuse to accept anything but the very best you will very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
The vice - President of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference.
Fred Allen
The best weapons against the infamies of life are courage, wilfulness and patience. Courage strenthens, wilfulness is fun and patience provides tranquility.
Hermann Hesse
Use harms and even destroys beauty. The noblest function of an object is to be contemplated.
Miguel de Unamuno
The function of science fiction is not always to predict the future but sometimes to prevent it.
Frank Herbert
We challenge each other to be funnier and smarter.
Annie Gottlie
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
Heinrich Heine
Maybe most people were fundamentally contradictory. The real people at any rate.
Tom Robbins
The most important function of education at any level is to develop the personality of the individual and the significance of his life to himself and to others. This is the basic architecture of a life the rest is ornamentation and decoration of the structure.
Grayson Kirk
A functioning police state needs no police.
William S. Burroughs
You have to be realistic about terrorism. Certain groups of people, certain groups, Muslim fundamentalists, Christian fundamentalists, Jewish fundamentalists, and just plain guys from Montanta, are going to continue to make life in this country very interesting for a long, long time.
George Carlin, You Are All Diseased
Setting a good example for children takes all the fun out of middle age.
William Feathe
From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.
Dr. Seuss
Play is a uniquely adaptive act, not subordinate to some other adaptive act, but with a special function of its own in human experience.
Johann Huizinga
If our democracy is to flourish, it must have criticism if our government is to function it must have dissent.
Henry Commage