Values are what bring distinction to your life. You don't find them, you choose them. And when you do, you're on the path to fulfillment.
Verified by Psychology Today
Humor is like the brain running on a treadmill, because in order to enjoy humor you need to comprehend it. We all know that if you don't "get" a joke, it's not funny, but often times we find ourselves ten minutes later laughing hysterically because we've figured it out, and even though ten minutes is kind of a long time to understand a joke, your brain was working it's tail off trying to comprehend what was just said. It's funny, isn't it? (see what I did there?)
What do New Yorker cartoons, IQ, and Kanye West have in common?
Sexist humor might not change who you are, but it can bring out your worst.
Why absurd humor might help keep your brain young.
Get the help you need from a therapist near you–a FREE service from Psychology Today.