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Nicolas Chamfort

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Biography - Nicolas Chamfort:

French writer.
Born: 1740 - Died: 1794
Period:
18th century
Place of birth: France
France

If it were not for the government, we should have nothing to laugh at in France.




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Quotes for: laughter


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Quotes for: laughter


We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.





The most completely lost of all days is that on which one has not laughed.





A day without laughter is a day wasted.





It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.





The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.





To laugh is proper to man.











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Nicolas Chamfort also said...


Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life.





Happiness is not easily won; it is hard to find it in ourselves and impossible to find it elsewhere.





The most completely lost of all days is that on which one has not laughed.





Give and take pleasure, without harming yourself or anyone else — that, I think, sums up morality.





Society is composed of two great classes those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners.





Whoever has destroyed a prejudice, a single prejudice, is a benefactor of mankind.












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