"He also liked to bemoan. How hard it was to do the work, how little respect the world had for it. … But the bemoaning never grew burdensome because he kept his sense of humor and wouldn’t let himself get too carried away." - Paul O. Zelinsky about Maurice Sendak
I tend to take on the woes of the world. But humor lightens my load because I know that if I can still laugh at my troubles, then I do not need to worry just yet.