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

Home Cynical Definitions Murphyisms Cynical People Daily Dose Suggest



Cynical Definitions

n. The poor cousin in the otherwise proud families of Logic and Critical Thinking.

| | | |

n. The precursor to prejudice.

| | | |

Cynical Quotations

I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.

— Michel de Montaigne

| | | |

Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

— Orson Welles

| | | |