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Cynical Definitions

n. The quality in others that causes us to be more satisfied with ourselves.

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Cynical Quotations

There's a difference between beauty and charm. A beautiful woman is one I notice. A charming woman is one who notices me.

— John Erskine

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All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.

— Cyril Connolly

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