Most popular irony quotes
Experience insists that irony is Fate's most common figure of speech.
The real marriage of true minds is for any two people to possess a sense of humor or irony pitched in exactly the same key, so that their joint glances at any subject cross like interarching searchlights.
It is one of the ironies of life that our intimates often provoke us more than our enemies.
Irony is the hygiene of the mind.
Irony and pity are two good counselors: one, in smiling, makes life pleasurable; the other who cries, makes it sacred.
Irony is bitter truth wrapped up in a little joke.
Far more quickly than reason and logic, irony can penetrate rage and puncture self-pity.
The spirit of irony ... the whiskey of the mind.
Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.
A taste for irony has kept more hearts from breaking than a sense of humor—for it takes irony to appreciate the joke which is on oneself.
Irony is an insult conveyed in the form of a compliment; insinuating the most galling satire under the phraseology of panegyric.