One of the most popular features in Reader’s Digest magazine – “Laughter is the Best Medicine” – collects family friendly jokes, stories and cartoons. The title reflects an ancient and universal truth many will recognize from the Old Testament Book of Proverbs, a compilation of Hebrew wisdom sayings.
Proverbs Chapter 17, Verse 22, says “A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones.”
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