Happy World Laughter Day 2020 quotes, messages: As a day that celebrates laughter and raises awareness regarding its healing benefits, World Laughter Day is an annual event celebrated worldwide. It was first celebrated in Los Angeles in 2005 and since has spread all over the world as a way to express people’s love for laughter and comedy. From promoting a general sense of well-being to improving cardiac health and reducing stress and anxiety, laughter is indeed the best medicine that one can have.
To keep the spirit of the day, here are some inspiring quotes about laughter and why one shouldn’t miss out on it in their every day lives.
A day without laughter is a day wasted. — Charlie Chaplin
You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it. — Robin Williams
The great thing about taking big chances when you’re younger is you have less to lose, and you don’t know as much. So you take big swings. — Amy Poehler.
Against the assault of laughter, nothing can stand. — Mark Twain
Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine. — Lord Byron
As soon as you have made a thought, laugh at it. — Lao Tsu
Even the gods love jokes. — Plato
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. — Voltaire
Everyone is so afraid of death, but the real Sufis just laugh: nothing tyrannizes their hearts. What strikes the oyster shell does not damage the pearl. — Mevlana Rumi
A smile starts on the lips, a grin spreads to the eyes, a chuckle comes from the belly; but a good laugh bursts forth from the soul, overflows, and bubbles all around. — Carolyn Birmingham
If you would not be laughed at, be the first to laugh at yourself. — Benjamin Franklin
So, time to take laughter seriously!
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