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Verbal Irony Quotes & Sayings
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Sense Of Humor
Criticism Of Others
You know how much I am inclined to explain all disputes among philosophical schools as merely verbal disputes or at least to derive them originally from verbal disputes.
But the gravest difficulty, and perhaps the most important, in poetry meant solely for recitation, is the difficulty of achieving verbal beauty, or rather of making verbal beauty tell.
Today, I saw that my ironing board cover was wrinkled. I laughed at the irony. Then I laughed again because irony has the word iron in it.
Strategic communication is at the core of effective leadership. Through a leader's use of verbal and written symbols employees are motivated or deflated, informed or confused, productive or apathetic. A leader's ability to carve off the verbal fat and get to the meat of an issue, idea or plan will find success at every turn.
Reed Markham PhD
A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself
Sense Of Humor quotes
We speculated what it was like before we got language skills. When we humans had our first thought, most likely we didnt know what to think. Its hard to think without words cause you havent got a clue as to what youre thinking. So if you think we suffer from a lack of communication now, think what it must have been like then, when people lived in a verbal void - made worse by the fact that there were no words such as verbal void.
That's the difference between irony and sarcasm. Irony can be spontaneous, while sarcasm requires volition. You have to create sarcasm.
Faith is a luxury for those who are able to ignore what the rest of us must see every day. Pessimism, distrust, and irony are the holy trinity of my religion, irony in particular.
Clap an extinguisher upon your irony if you are unhappily blessed with a vein of it
Irony is an insult conveyed in the form of a compliment
Edwin P Whipple
My mother never saw the irony in calling me a son-of-a-bitch
His wit and irony - particularly when he uses them to condemn superstition - are inimitable
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom
It is a fitting irony that under Richard Nixon, 'launder' became a dirty word
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves
Irony is a disciplinarian feared only by those who do not know it, but cherished by those who do
The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive.
Robert A Heinlein
Irony is jesting behind hidden gravity
A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor, for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself.
Neither irony or sarcasm is argument.
Being In Love
Never Back Down
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