We laugh at a man who, stepping out of his room at the very minute when the sun is rising, says, “It is my will that the sun shall rise”; or at him who, unable to stop a wheel, says, “I wish it to roll”; or, again, at him who, thrown in a wrestling match, says, “Here I lie, but here I wish to lie.” But, joking apart, do we not act like one of these three persons whenever we use the expression “I wish”?
My way of joking is to tell the truth. That's the funniest joke in the world.
Joking decides great things, Stronger and better oft than earnest can.
We were joking that they're perforated. They come out of a dispenser.
It is not necessary for the public to know whether I am joking or whether I am serious, just as it is not necessary for me to know it myself.
We were joking about enemas and I said, 'We should call it
Thomas Matthew DeLonge Jr.
Angels & Airwaves