„My favorite comedy is comedy where nothing is achieved and there is no point.“

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Conan O’Brien
US-amerikanischer Fernsehmoderator und Entertainer 1963

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„There's so much comedy on television. Does that cause comedy in the streets?“

—  Dick Cavett American talk show host 1936
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„Great comedy is great comedy only if it has an element of truth in it.“

—  Rush Limbaugh U.S. radio talk show host, Commentator, author, and television personality 1951
Attributed, [Davis, E. Gene, Get 'Em Laughing: Public Speaking Humor, Quotes and Illustrations, Trafford Publishing, 2007-09-12, 68, 1425114334, 9781425114336]


„The secret of writing comedy is to know where it's all going, then get ahead of it.“

—  Robert Orben American magician and writer 1928
Henry Allen (January 4, 1979) "Life in the Laugh Factory", The Washington Post, p. B1.

Steve Martin Foto

„Comedy is not pretty.“

—  Steve Martin American actor, comedian, musician, author, playwright, and producer 1945
Comedy album "Comedy is Not Pretty"

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„It's like in most parts of America, where there was industry and there is no longer; there is cynicism mixed with sarcasm and some optimism. That's how my background influenced my comedy.“

—  Jim Gaffigan comedian, actor, author 1966
Ben Fields (September 28, 2008) "Laugh Again with Gaffigan - Down-to-earth Gaffigan getting ready to bring 'Sexy' to the Keith", The Herald-Dispatch, p. 1.

H.L. Mencken Foto

„Human life is basically a comedy.“

—  H.L. Mencken American journalist and writer 1880 - 1956
1940s–present, Context: Human life is basically a comedy. Even its tragedies often seem comic to the spectator, and not infrequently they actually have comic touches to the victim. Happiness probably consists largely in the capacity to detect and relish them. A man who can laugh, if only at himself, is never really miserable. 15

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„Our comedies are not to be laughed at.“

—  Samuel Goldwyn American film producer (1879-1974). 1879 - 1974
Misattributed, Reported in Paul F. Boller, John George, They Never Said It (1990), p. 38-39.

John C. Wright Foto

„Comedy is easy. Intrigue is hard.“

—  John C. Wright American novelist and technical writer 1961
Fugitives of Chaos (2006), Chapter 3, “Circuitous Acts” (p. 52)

Marty Feldman Foto

„Comedy, like sodomy, is an unnatural act.“

—  Marty Feldman British actor and comedian 1934 - 1982
The Times, June 9, 1969.

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