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Laughter is an expression or appearance of happiness or amusement.


  • “You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.”

    —Ethel Barrymore Academy Award Winning Actress

  • “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

  • “Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.”

    —Victor Borge Danish Comedian, Pianist, And Conductor

  • “A day without laughter is a day wasted. ”

    —Charlie Chaplin Comic Actor, Filmmaker, Writer

  • “Laughing together heartily at the same thing forms an instant bond.”

    —Liz Curtis Higgs Author

Stories About Laughter


Submitted by Michael Cyrus


Today I awoke with an uncertain future ahead. My unemployment benefits have expired I
have no job and now I...

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Submitted by Kirei

One of my best heroes is Tayhler Murphy, a person who changed my life, from a shy person, to a social one. <3
When Granger’s...

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Meeting A Teacher Has Changed My Life

Submitted by Anonymous

I went to high school thinking that Mrs. Davis was going to be our Choir teacher. Boy was I wrong. I went to 7th hour and...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Kaitlin Stanley

My hero is my old babysitter, Kaitlin. She graduated from Ball State University. I sometimes still see her, but it is hard...

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Mr.Ford is a hero because he always makes everyone happy. If you ever feel down, he is the one to go to. Mr.Ford can make...

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My sister is my hero. Deanna always helps me do the dishes. She is really friendly. Deanna always lets the dog out and always...

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laughing is the cure to most cases


The laughter of good things is healthy, but frees the misfortune of others is jail.
Anderson, Colatina, ES - Brasil

Laughter has never come easy for me. Here I am looking straight in the face at 62 and just realizing how little I laugh and that's no laughing matter. Rather sad isn't it? Learning to laugh will be put at the top of my Bucket List. Nothing else matters.
Donna Owens, Michigan

I love to laugh because laughing is a source to happiness.
Matt Halls, Ohio

laughing is a smile that bursts:) :) :)
maggi, madsion

Sometimes I laugh so hard my cheeks hurt:)
maggi lee, madison indiana

Laughter is to bring happiness among all. To lessen the sorrows of others and to increase their joy. I smile a lot everyday and try to spread happiness among others.

Laughing shows you aren't afraid to smile even at the misunderstood. :)
jay jizzy , unknown

Laughter, it's something beautiful. It's something uncontrollable. It's wonderful!
Jonathan Cormier, Woodslee, ON

i love to laugh everyday bcuz it brings a smile to everyone's faces :)
janina , yucaipa

Laughing shows others that you care about them! You can do that everyday!!!!
Louise Harpenlot, Forks, Washington

laughter is the simplest joy in one's life. I love making my friends laugh everyday even if I make a fool of myself it is worth it to hear them laugh. :D
lilith, texas

In times of sadness it always helps to look back on the funny times to help alleviate the pain. Laughter can do that.
Johnny Mack, Niagara Falls, NY

They say that a smile says a thousand words and at times when you hear someone else you start to laugh too. This all happened without saying a word. Makes you stop and think doesn't it?
Bonnie, Minnesota

Laughter is sharing and caring and loving! So spread the love, care, and share a laugh with someone you know. Laughing is the medicine to the soul!
Lilian Rodriguez, San Fransisco

Life is what you make it so let's make it rock. Never say Never. Laughing is the medicine of the soul!
Nici Mc Donald , San Diego

Sometimes laughing is all you can do to keep yourself from crying.
Blythe K, Chicago, IL


I laugh A LOT!!!! Is that qood or bad???
thalia rosales, california