Henri Bergson: never right.

“Here I would point out, as a symptom equally worthy of notice, the absence of feeling which usually accompanies laughter. It seems as though the comic could not produce its disturbing effect unless it fell, so to say, on the surface of a soul that is thoroughly calm and unruffled. Indifference is its natural environment, for laughter has no greater foe that emotion. I do not mean that we could not laugh at a person who inspires us with pity, for instance, or even with affection, but that in such a case we must put our affection out of court and impose silence upon our pity.”

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