Being sarcastic is a kind of satire that if taken in a lighter vein is healthy and witty. But when it crosses the limit and tends to wound the feelings of other people, it takes an ugly turn. For instance, this quote can be taken lightly and laughed off” you were looking good from afar…now you are far from looking good”. Another one says, “Sometimes I need what only you can provide—your absence “. Being sarcastic is a nice and subtle way of telling others what you really think of them. It conveys the message very clearly albeit strongly but nevertheless the other person is able to understand your opinions about him or her. But there is another angle to being sarcastic. Some people say it is a defense against being stupid and sarcasm hides stupidity. There are any politicians who have given sarcastic comments on others. Read these interesting quotes on being sarcastic.