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Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
Social media websites are no longer performing an envisaged function of creating a positive communication link among friends, family and professionals. It is a veritable battleground, where insults fly from the human quiver, damaging lives, destroying self-esteem and a person's sense of self-worth.
I love it when someone insults me. That means that I don't have to be nice anymore.
People look at you, and they've got just the perfect little box for you, the perfect category. Call you a redneck. Call you a hillbilly. Like those were insults.
I'm looking for laughs, you know? If it take me to flip over a table, if I have to go physical comedy, I will do it. But whatever the joke needs at that particular time, is where I'm dedicated to. I'm not into beating somebody down and beating myself up. I don't do insults and things like that. I don't do it - I'm a storyteller.
Dignity does not come from avenging insults, especially from violence that can never be justified. It comes from taking responsibility and advancing our common humanity.
Flattery and insults raise the same question: What do you want?
A graceful taunt is worth a thousand insults.
It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting.
Discrimination against Jews can be read in Thomas Aquinas, and insults against Jews in Martin Luther.
A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
I admit that invective is one of my pleasures. This only brings me problems in life, but that's it. I attack, I insult. I have a gift for that, for insults, for provocation. So I am tempted to use it.
Each of us carries within himself a collection of instant insults.
Daily life is governed by an economic system in which the production and consumption of insults tends to balance out.
It's hard to make out the difference between insults and bad advice.
We are prepared for insults, but compliments leave us baffled.
To say 'we' and mean 'I' is one of the most recondite insults.
When people start hurling insults at you, you know their minds are closed and there's no point in debating. You disengage yourself as quickly as possible from the situation.
Advertising isn't just the disruption of aesthetics, the insults to your intelligence and the interruption of your train of thought. At every company that sells ads, a significant portion of their engineering team spends their day tuning data mining, writing better code to collect all your personal data.
A close associate of his gave an interview in which the book was described as quotes 'fiction from being to end'. I suffered trial by tabloid for a couple of weeks, lots of insults in the press, in the columns - this man should be put in the tower and so on.
I'm accustomed to Internet forums where rudeness and incivility are the rule, where too many people seem to take pride in their insults.
For a long time, I thought I was ugly and disfigured. This made me shy and timid, and I often reacted to insults that were not intended.
Debt is part of the human condition. Civilization is based on exchanges - on gifts, trades, loans - and the revenges and insults that come when they are not paid back.
There are two insults no human being will endure: that he has no sense of humor, and that he has never known trouble.
When people direct insults at me, I can take it.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Outward judgment often fails, inward judgment never.
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