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I didn't just invent saying offensive things.
Nothing becomes so offensive so quickly as grief. When fresh it finds someone to console it, but when it becomes chronic, it is ridiculed, and rightly.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
What I think is fair to say is that, coming out of the Republican camp, there have been efforts to suggest that perhaps I'm not who I say I am when it comes to my faith - something which I find deeply offensive, and that has been going on for a pretty long time.
God doesn't love me any more or less because I had some work done on my face. You know, I prayed about it a long, long, long, long, long time, because there again, I wouldn't want to do anything that I felt was going to be offensive to God.
Every time I write something, I think, this is the most offensive thing I will ever write. But no. I always surprise myself.
Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything.
Ninety-eight percent of the things that come out of my mouth are intended to be harmless or even charming. They're not ever intended to be offensive or controversial.
I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.
People misinterpret what I say all the time: They think I'm being offensive, when really, I'm only being opinionated.
When I was in college, my school newspaper accepted an ad from a Holocaust revisionist organization. This would have been offensive on most college campuses across the country, but I went to a school with a very large Jewish population, so the ad, as you might expect, stirred absolute outrage.
I've been told by the BBC that if I make one more offensive remark, anywhere, at any time, I will be sacked. And even the angel Gabriel would struggle to survive with that hanging over his head. It's inevitable that one day, someone, somewhere will say that I've offended them, and that will be that.
I like music that's more offensive. I like it to sound like nails on a blackboard, get me wild.
Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
Alfred North Whitehead
I'm going to be who I am. And if you find it offensive, if you find it to be too tough, I'm not going to lose any sleep over it.
I'm not that involved in personal grooming. But I try not to be offensive to people.
You can't be satirical and not be offensive to somebody.
Basketball is a simple game. Your goal is penetration, get the ball close to the basket, and there are three ways to do that. Pass, dribble and offensive rebound.
I'm sad that it's uncool or offensive to talk about environmental or human rights issues.
I don't want to hurt anybody or be offensive. But I don't want to not be me.
Obviously Madonna reinforces everything absurd and offensive.
Steven Patrick Morrissey
I don't know that the referee can be watching holding on the offensive line and get back to the quarterback. I think watching the quarterback is a full-time job.
People ask me, 'Have you ever considered doing stand-up?' To me it would be less offensive if someone asked me, 'Have you ever considered dental implants?'
The thing is, I don't believe in most of what's done. The amount of financial and imaginative energy that's put into mediocrity is just amazing which I find to be fundamentally offensive as a human being.
Eddie Murphy said once in an interview that nothing is offensive if it's funny. I sort of agree with that, but if something's funny and you're the subject of it, sometimes it's more offensive. If someone's insulting you, you want them to sound like an idiot.
I understand being less sexy than Osama bin Laden, but not less sexy than Carrot Top. That, I find offensive.
John F. Kennedy
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