Quotations About / On: FUNNY

  • 21.
    When humor can be made to alternate with melancholy, one has a success, but when the same things are funny and melancholic at the same time, it's just wonderful.
    (François Truffaut (1932-1984), French film director. letter, Jan. 15, 1980. Letters (1989, French edition, 1988).)
  • 22.
    That's funny. That plane's dustin' crops where they ain't no crops.
    (Ernest Lehman (b.1920), U.S. screenwriter. Alfred Hitchcock. Man on highway (uncredited), North by Northwest, comment to Roger Thornhill (Cary Grant), as the two men wait alone on an open stretch of highway (1959). Line of dialogue allegedly written by Hitchcock.)
    More quotations from: Ernest Lehman, funny
  • 23.
    It's funny how the colors of the real world only seem really real when you viddie them on a screen.
    (Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928), U.S. director, screenwriter. Alex DeLarge (Malcolm McDowell), A Clockwork Orange, as he is forced to view violent films in an attempt to cure him of criminal behavior (1971).)
    More quotations from: Stanley Kubrick, funny, world
  • 24.
    Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
    (George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), Anglo-Irish playwright, critic. (First produced 1906). Dr. Colenso Ridgeon, in The Doctor's Dilemma, act 5, The Bodley Head Bernard Shaw: Collected Plays with their Prefaces, vol. 3, ed. Dan H. Laurence (1971).)
  • 25.
    I'm funny how? I mean funny like I'm a clown, like I amuse you? I make you laugh, like I'm here to fuckin' amuse you?
    (Nicholas Pileggi, U.S. screenwriter, and Martin Scorsese. Tommy DeVito (Joe Pesci), GoodFellas, trying to menace fellow mobster Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) in a restaurant (1990).)
    More quotations from: Nicholas Pileggi, funny
  • 26.
    It is not funny that a man should be killed, but it is sometimes funny that he should be killed for so little, and that his death should be the coin of what we call civilization.
    (Raymond Chandler (1888-1959), U.S. author. The Simple Art of Murder, Atlantic Monthly, Boston (Dec. 1944, repr. 1950).)
  • 27.
    Isn't it Funny

    Isn't it funny how people who say ‘isn't it funny'
    often don't say anything funny at all.

    9/1/09
    (Observation)
    More quotations from: Orlando Belo
  • 28.
    “Its a funny thing about love: you dont need to have it returned to love somebody. Lovings enough. -- A Prologue to Love”
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    More quotations from: Taylor Caldwell
  • 29.
    “I have a passion for teaching kids to become readers, to become comfortable with a book, not daunted. Books shouldnt be daunting, they should be funny, exciting and wonderful; and learning to be a reader gives a terrific advantage.”
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    More quotations from: Roald Dahl
  • 30.
    The funny thing is... we know God is always there. But looking back in hindsight, there's been times where it didn't seem like it. We feel like God is far off. Everybody got a testimony or some testimonies. Don't allow satan to take those from you. That's one his main objectives. Don't judge anyone because you don't know what anyone been through. (The Darkness Got It's Claws At Me)
    (Poem)
    More quotations from: Dexsta Ray Jr.
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