Many of us are familiar with the proverb “He who laughs last, laughs best.” (which is probably from the Italian proverb “Ride bene chi ride l’ultimo”). The following are some more thoughts about last laughs.
“He who laughs last has not yet heard the bad news.” – Bertolt Bretcht
“He who laughs last, thinks slowest.” – Anon.
“He who laughs last didn’t get it.” – Helen Giangregorio
“He who laughs last has planned to tell the story first.” – Lane Olinghouse
“He who laughs, lasts.” – George F. Worts
“Better the last smile than the first laughter.” – John Ray
“He who laughs last, laughs the laughiest.” – Louise Rennison
“He who laughs last probably made a back up.” – Anon.
“He who laughs best today, will also laugh last.” – Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
“He who laughs last gets the first laugh after the guy who laughs before him. And if he laughs that time then imagine how good the laugh will be when you last laugh last.” – Michael Kyle, from the show My Wife and Kids