Humor [playfulness]: Liking to laugh and tease; bringing smiles to other people; seeing the light side; making (not necessarily telling) jokes. Personified for example by Mark Twain (Source: VIA Institue)



The Noel Strengths Academy defines it this way:


•  Those with the strengths of humor like to laugh, tease, joke but not in  ways harmful to others 

•  Brings smiles to other people’s faces 

•  Are able to seeing the lighter side of difficult issues 

•  Can laugh at themselves; don’t take themselves too seriously 

•  Playful 

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