Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 131) – John Cleese

John Cleese – English Actor, Comedian and Writer

“If I can get you to laugh with me, you like me better, which makes you more open to my ideas. And if I can persuade you to laugh at the particular point I make, by laughing at it, you acknowledge its truth.

— John Cleese

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2 Responses to Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 131) – John Cleese

  1. John Miller says:

    A joke is a tool to open a mind so an idea can get in. (don’t know the author)

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