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Bad taste is simply saying the truth before it should be said.
Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.
I remember in that red leisure suit I sort of felt like a Pizza Hut employee, and the white one was the ultimate, with the white turtleneck collar, that was the ultimate in bad taste.
I voted Republican this year; the Democrats left a bad taste in my mouth.
There is something majestic in the bad taste of Italy.
E. M. Forster
It's bad taste to be wise all the time, like being at a perpetual funeral.
D. H. Lawrence
What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic pleasure of giving offense.
I'll accept bad taste in a minute, as long as there's some great comedy minds and performances.
But I have bad taste with a deep fount of intellectuality.
Most of the bad taste I've been accused of has been generic bad taste; it's been making fun of an idea as opposed to a person.
To achieve harmony in bad taste is the height of elegance.
For someone in my position, there's opportunities to be anything you want to be, even if you shouldn't be eligible, and I think that's left a bad taste in a lots of financers' and studios' mouths. Just cause someone's popular at one thing, letting them do the other isn't always the right thing.
In the heyday of the Oscars, there were electric sparks flying. When Cher went in her fabulous Bob Mackie dress and her Mohawk, and Bjoerk with her swan dress. Then we thought it was bad taste; now I think it should have been the best dress because she stood out.
Andre Leon Talley
Many people think it's in bad taste to advertise for an insane asylum... but come on down. We're going crazy.
It's too bad about 'Dark of the Sun.' It was really about Tshombe. When I read the script, I thought it was going to be a political movie, and I thought we might even have a hassle. But the director simplified it to brutality and bad taste.
Bad taste is not illegal. I always got my first laughs as a kid by saying inappropriate things. That's always how we're going to get our laughs as comics.
In my estimation, the only thing that is more to be guarded against than bad taste is good taste.
My parents took an interest in nothing, at home no books, no records. My mother and my father are the emblem of indifference, dryness and bad taste. My father is also terribly stingy, in life as well as in feelings: I have never seen him filling up the bathtub.
The kind of people who always go on about whether a thing is in good taste invariably have very bad taste.
I always felt sorry for the sidekick as a kid. They never got their due and it left a very bad taste in the mouth - they are defined by a subordinate relationship to someone else. I always felt like a bit of sidekick when I was a kid and it didn't feel fair.
The line between humor and bad taste is your audience, in which some people will find everything offensive, and some people will find nothing offensive, but the truth is that most humor originates in what would be called bad taste.
People wince when something is in bad taste. They laugh when it's funny. If it's too dirty or wrong, they won't laugh. But if it's a big, dirty, smart, funny laugh, they love it.
Michael Patrick King
I guess you could say I have bad taste in men. But I no longer feel the need to be someone's wife.
There is a lot of stuff now that is in bad taste, and I don't see the necessity for it all. We didn't have to do it in our time, and they don't have to do it now.
I don't think I've got bad taste. I've got no taste.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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