(a.k.a The Devil's Dictionary, New Millennia Edition)

 
Home Cynical Definitions Murphyisms Cynical People Daily Dose Suggest
   

 

 
outcome

Cynical Definitions

n. A particular type of disappointment.

| | | |

Cynical Quotations

By the kind of intelligence that sees in an exception a proof of the rule the wisdom of an act is judged by the outcome, the result. This is immortal nonsense; the wisdom of an act is to be juded by the light that the doer had when he performed it.

— Ambrose Bierce

| | | |