This is an ugly and mean world… This is an ugly and mean world, and only to spite it we mustn’t weep. If you want to know, this is the constant source of my good spirit, of my humor. Not to cry, out of spite, only to laugh out of spite, only to laugh. Sholem Aleichem Facebook Prev Quote Next Quote Related Posts You don’t develop courage by… You only have so much emotional energy… A good action is never lost…Add Comment Cancel reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.