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Sarcasm helps me overcome the harshness of the reality we live, eases the pain of scars and makes people smile.
I am suggesting that as we go through life, we 'accentuate the positive.' I am asking that we look a little deeper for the good, that we still our voices of insult and sarcasm, that we more generously compliment and endorse virtue and effort.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Success is the best revenge. I always feel women should answer back either with their sarcasm or success.
I think that true love, fairy tales, the positive messages of positive stories - I don't think those ever die. Sometimes we like to hide them in sarcasm or irony, but they are still there, and they still move us.
Jon M. Chu
Polish people have a wit and sarcasm. They're gentle but still very strong. Like, they love beer, which is traditionally so manly, but they'll put a spoonful of jam in it to sweeten it up. They're this wonderful mix of hard and soft.
I am a bit sassy, with some sarcasm thrown into the mix, but stoic at the same time - and brash.
I grew up in an environment of jokes and sarcasm and puns. I talk that way, so I write that way.
When my wife and I met, I couldn't talk to her - and my defense mechanism is sarcasm. I belittle someone with verbal pokes and prods. I did it to her out of complete awe. When friends introduced us, I said 'Hi' - and turned my back. Later, I called my mom and best friend and said, 'I think I just met my wife.'
Regardless of what amount of satire or sarcasm is heard in what I do, the reason it connects with people is because the fun and the wildness in it is sincere.
The clear problem of the outlawing of insult is that too many things can be interpreted as such. Criticism, ridicule, sarcasm, merely stating an alternative point of view to the orthodoxy, can be interpreted as insult.
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What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.
Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded.
I grew up as a very sarcastic person. I was always the class clown, and to date girls, I had to be really funny. I was really skinny growing up. I was so thin, I had to run around in the shower to get wet. That kind of thin. So I always had to rely on humor and sarcasm.
I was the sibling that kind of kept it all on a level when life at home got tough. I did it through comedy, sarcasm and distraction. All families are complicated, but my home life was glaringly uncomfortable much of the time, and it was me that took the onus.
Sarcasm doesn't read sarcastic in print.
The exact meaning of irony is so narrow that the word is hardly worth using; in its broad, current definition, it's a euphemism for sarcasm. 'I'm not being sarcastic; I'm being ironic.' No, you're not. You're evading the responsibility for being sarcastic.
Sarcasm all around the world is always against right wing and against people in power. That's the definition of political sarcasm.
Sarcasm is like cheap wine - it leaves a terrible aftertaste.
Computers will understand sarcasm before Americans do.
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which reason I have long since as good as renounced it.
The key to humor is often self-loathing or sarcasm. In a sense, that's how self-loathing is made palatable.
The subconscious doesn't distinguish sarcasm and jokes. It just accepts what it hears. That's the power of words.
Neither irony or sarcasm is argument.
Sarcasm is weird. Even not in acting, in life I feel like 'sarcastic' is a word that people use to describe me sometimes so when I meet someone, it's almost like they feel like they have to also be sarcastic, but it can sometimes just come off as mean if it's not used in the right way.
As a former writer for the 'National Lampoon,' I've probably contributed to the sea of sarcasm in which we live.
P. J. O'Rourke
In my opinion, I think sarcasm and humor in a song, without turning it into a novelty song, is really charming.
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