Saturday, March 15, 2008

Quote of the Week

The secret source of humor itself is not joy but sorrow. There is no humor in heaven.

Mark Twain


Jerry Waxler said...

It's really odd that Mark Twain ended up on such a downbeat note, he who brought me so much laughter. I thought his book about predetermination, Mysterious Stranger was one of the most depressing books I ever read.


CrustyPolemicist said...

You know, I've occasionally wondered about that myself. I'm going to have to find a good biography of Twain and add it to my endlessly-growing "books I absolutely must read" list.