Quotes on Comedy

The great comics and comedians have been the ones who dared to mix comedy and tragedy.
~ Robing Tyler
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A role of the comedian is to make the audience laugh, at a minimum of once every 15 seconds.
~ Lenny Bruce
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Comedy is surprises, so if you're intending to make somebody laugh and they don't laugh, that's funny.
~ Norm MacDonald
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The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life.
~ Oscar Wilde
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There is a thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humor and hurt.
~ Erma Bombeck
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What is comedy? Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke.
~ Steve Martin
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Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.
~ Mel Brooks
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When you do a comedy, the goals are much clearer to me.
~ Luke Wilson
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Comedy isn't polite and it isn't correct and it isn't accurate, even. It's just a mess. So that's the way that I approach it.
~ Louis C.K.
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I started being a comedy fan when I was, I'm going to guess, like 5 or 6 years old.
~ Demetri Martin
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The world is a tragedy to those who feel but a comedy to those who think.
~ Horace Walpole
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This world is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
~ Horace Walpole
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