Quotes with tag:
The wit knows that his place is at the tail of a procession.
Wit consists in knowing the resemblance of things that differ, and the difference of things that are alike.
Don’t set your wit against a child.
A proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one.
Woman: the peg on which the wit hangs his jest, the preacher his text, the cynic his grouch and the sinner his justification.
Wit thou well that I will not live long after thy days.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Americans just don’t understand dry wit.
I think puns are not just the lowest form of wit, but the lowest form of human behavior.
Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Irreverence is easy – what’s hard is wit.
There are two things in ordinary conversation which ordinary people dislike – information and wit.