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Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.
Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.
George Bernard Shaw
All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable.
There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without lying.
My act is an exaggeration of a part of me. I'm much more expressive off stage.
I do not think it is an exaggeration to say history is largely a history of inflation, usually inflations engineered by governments for the gain of governments.
Friedrich August von Hayek
Resume: a written exaggeration of only the good things a person has done in the past, as well as a wish list of the qualities a person would like to have.
Exaggeration is my only reality.
It's no exaggeration to say that the undecideds could go one way or another.
George H. W. Bush
In 1991 I did an interview wherein I described myself as a 'teetotal Christian,' which was an exaggeration, although I do like tea and Christ.
The kind of vocal exaggeration that I developed was based on what key songs were in.
Mysticism and exaggeration go together. A mystic must not fear ridicule if he is to push all the way to the limits of humility or the limits of delight.
Like I said, all comedy is based on exaggeration, big or small, whatever you can get away with.
An element of exaggeration clings to the popular judgment: great vices are made greater, great virtues greater also; interesting incidents are made more interesting, softer legends more soft.
Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blamable.
False eloquence is exaggeration; true eloquence is emphasis.
William R. Alger
I've always been very upfront about the way I write, and I've always used the tools humorists use, such as exaggeration.
Is it possible that the portrait of the divine Son of God is an exaggeration, at best, or a complete fabrication, at worst, of the original Jesus?
There is an abundance of misinformation, exaggeration, and blatant lies being spread by interest groups regarding the prospects for embryonic stem cell research.
It is an exaggeration to call the Hamas and Islamic Jihad announcement a military alliance. It is rather a message that our people are united in the face of Israeli aggression.
The birth of science as we know it arguably began with Isaac Newton's formulation of the laws of gravitation and motion. It is no exaggeration to say that physics was reborn in the early 20th-century with the twin revolutions of quantum mechanics and the theory of relativity.
Harmony is when the sum is greater than the parts. A happy exaggeration.
It is no exaggeration to say that the English Bible is, next to Shakespeare, the greatest work in English literature, and that it will have much more influence than even Shakespeare upon the written and spoken language of the English race.
It's an exaggeration to say that I came up with M-theory.
Humor is the truth; wit is an exaggeration of the truth.
So cartooning, for me, is an honorable thing. It's pushing the envelope. It's the truth of something through exaggeration.
It's no longer an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species.
It is no exaggeration to say that Syria holds the key for nearly all of America's foreign policy goals in the Middle East. As Syria goes, so goes the region.
'Entourage' is a staple L.A.-based show, and people say it's pretty real, and I thought it was. It's an exaggeration of the truth.
One can state, without exaggeration, that the observation of and the search for similarities and differences are the basis of all human knowledge.
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