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Every man sees in his relatives, and especially in his cousins, a series of grotesque caricatures of himself.
H. L. Mencken
When you build characters from the outside in, they become, oftentimes they become like 'Saturday Night Live' characters or they become like caricatures of the character.
Zoos are becoming facsimiles - or perhaps caricatures - of how animals once were in their natural habitat. If the right policies toward nature were pursued, we would need no zoos at all.
Michael J. Fox
All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable.
When I was in high school at Northeast Catholic in Philadelphia in the late '30s, I found that drawing caricatures of the teachers and satirizing the events in the school, then having them published in our school magazine, got me some notoriety.
What is called good society is usually nothing but a mosaic of polished caricatures.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
No shortcomings of other people cause us to be more intolerant than those which are caricatures of our own.
I'm the world's expert on sterotypes held by academics about athletes and held by athletes about academics. To me, both of them are caricatures.
A. Bartlett Giamatti
Reality TV is really just based for sensationalism. So, it's extreme versions and extreme caricatures of personalities.
I am not one of those people who will ever be comfortable mocking or making caricatures of the stereotypes attached to any community.
It would be wonderful if the public sector were always great, or always terrible; or if the private sector were always great, or always terrible. Alas, reality is more complicated than comforting caricatures. Governments fail, and corporations fail.
In other words, the people who populate my books are more than caricatures.
They're all based on factual characters. Well, a good amount of them. That's why I was attracted to this genre anyways, because these characters are so large and cartoonish, they're like caricatures, I just felt that there had to be a film made about them.
Caricatures created by politics never fit comfortably into the Oval Office.
David K. Shipler
Sometimes we tend to focus more on the personalities and the conflicts, and it really caricatures the issues.
He always describes his characters' voices and their physique so brilliantly. As people have said, they are cartoons, caricatures. They're grotesques really.
Of course, politicians always say they're just describing their opponents' positions, even if they are in fact offering absurd caricatures, if not outright lies.
I think a lot of times on TV we see caricatures - that's what's funny.
I'm not satirical in a traditional way. What I do is more about creating caricatures and cartoons. I am commentating on the nature of how we live through photography, and how you can twist an angle to create a different perception of a person.
Many militants of the secular cause look astonishingly like clergy. Worse: like caricatures of clergy.
I did theatrical caricatures.
A lot of times in movies, especially in sequels, the characters become caricatures and just sort of improv machines and joke machines, rather than people you can actually connect to.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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