An easy willingness to tell funny stories or jokes about oneself is the surest mark of supreme self-confidence. This willingness, often not acquired until late in life, is even more revealing than is good-natured acquiescence in having others poke fun at one.
Which one of the following inference is most supported by the statements above?
(A) A person who lacks self-confidence will enjoy neither telling nor hearing funny stories about himself or herself.
(B) People with high self-confidence do not tell funny stories or jokes about others.
(C) Highly self-confident people tell funny stories and jokes in order to let their audience know that they are self-confident.
(D) Most people would rather tell a funny story or joke than listen to one being told.
(E) Telling funny stories or jokes about people in their presence is a way of expressing one’s respect for them.
A in my opinion since,
B: there not mentioned about people with high self confidence do not tell funny stories or joke about others
C: Highly self confident people tell funny stories and jokes in order to let their audience know, how? there no motive in this sentence that telling story about himself will make audience aware someone confidence.
D: show another way to understand the sentence, but we can't say this is most supported by the statement
e: definitely not