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Humor is not a mood but a way of looking at the world. So if it is correct to say that humor was stamped out in Nazi Ger
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"Humor is not a mood but a way of looking at the world. So if it is correct to say that humor was stamped out in Nazi Germany, that does not mean that people were not in good spirits, or anything of that sort, but something much deeper and more important"

- Ludwig Wittgenstein

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This quote by Ludwig Wittgenstein suggests that humor is not just a short-lived emotion, but rather, it is a point of view or a state of mind through which one can view the world. The quote also illustrates that humor is not necessarily associated with joy, as people in Nazi Germany might have still been in great spirits regardless of the absence of humor in their society. Eventually, Wittgenstein argues that humor is a fundamental and considerable element of human experience, and its lack can have extensive effects.

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Ludwig Wittgenstein This quote is written / told by Ludwig Wittgenstein between April 26, 1889 and April 29, 1951. He was a famous Philosopher from Austria. The author also have 47 other quotes.

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