What is humor? Humor means the state or action of being comic or funny. It originally comes from the idea of the ‘four humors’ in early medicine: i.e. the idea that human emotions are governed by four different bodily substances or humors. This indicates that humor can appeal to humans on an emotional level.
What is wisdom? Wisdom means the quality of being wise. To be wise means not just being knowledgeable but also being judicious about the way in which we apply our knowledge.
Relationship between wisdom and humor: Contrary to what is often believed, wisdom and humor are not necessarily polar opposites. Indeed, mixing a little humor into a wise statement can make it more readily accessible to our audience. And, many comic statements actually have something wise to tell us about life.
Role of wisdom and humor in our lives: Wisdom helps to guide us through life, and also enables us to reflect on life and draw conclusions about it. Humor can relieve the stress of life and bring people together as a society.
Conclusion: When they work together, wisdom and humor can be a powerful combination.