Oxymoron Quotes

Quotes tagged as "oxymoron" (showing 1-20 of 20)
“A lot of people never use their initiative because no-one told them to.”
Banksy, Wall and Piece

Paul Fussell
“i find nothing more depressing than optimism.”
Paul Fussell

James Patterson
“It’s, like, a safety bomb.”
James Patterson, The Angel Experiment

“It's sick and twisted and violent. Other than that it is totally G rated.”
Elizabeth Cruickshank

Laurell K. Hamilton
“Twenty-three stories up and all I could see out the windows was grey smog. They could call it the City of the Angels if they wanted to, but if there were angels out there, they had to be flying blind.”
Laurell K. Hamilton, A Kiss of Shadows

Peter Kreeft
“Like apes, we breed, sleep, and die. Yet like God we say, "I am." We are ontological oxymorons.”
Peter Kreeft, Jesus-Shock

Adrian Sandvaer
“The human race is one of the few creatures whom can cry tears. If you look at us we are running around like small insects—all submerged in our own important errands. Everyone blind of whats going on underneath their own noses. We can be compassionate as well as evil. We can love and we can destroy. I will always wonder how the same creature can do both. Oxymoron.” Everything Changes, Always.”
Adrian Sandvaer, Bright Moments - A Journey In The Human Mind

Michael Pollan
“-perhaps by sitting down to enjoy one of the microwavable organic TV dinners(four words I never expected to see conjoined)stacked in the frozen food case.”
Michael Pollan, The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Wearing: shorts + a jersey = a visual oxymoron.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“The most formidable way to lead is to serve. And while the perplexing oxymoron of such a grinding statement absolutely cripples us, it birthed a Savior.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“No Muslim is a terrorist. The moment they become terrorists, they are not Muslims anymore, whatever they call themselves. A ' Muslim terrorist' is an oxymoron.”
M. T. Panchal, Karma and Redemption

Michael Bassey Johnson
“You are a foreigner in an actual world, a human co-worker, a truth, a divine word, and a perfect mistake.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“Ethical hacking!! Is it not an oxymoron?”
Ankala V Subbarao

Sarah Mussi
“And there’s no figuring out the unknowable. And there’s some kind of oxymoron in that that’s more moron than anything else.”
Sarah Mussi, Bomb

Edward I. Koch
“Life is indeed precious and I believe the death penalty helps to affirm that fact.”
Edward I. Koch

Gerald R. Ford
“If Lincoln were alive today he'd be turning over in his grave.”
Gerald R. Ford

Leviak B. Kelly
“Cats were not and are not tool makers the way humans became toolmakers. They are specifically adapted as obligate carnivores, This means the vegetarian cat is an oxymoron at best and a blatant lie at worst. Cats need meat. The concept of a Garden of Eden would be rather atrocious to them.”
Leviak B. Kelly, Religion: The Ultimate STD: Living a Spiritual Life without Dogmatics or Cultural Destruction

Giorge Leedy
“There's a FEW THINGS you need to get STRAIGHT about being GAY..."
"That's an OXYmoron."
"You'll be an OXYmoron if you don't listen. GAY men SUCK and FUCK. They don't go around falling in LOVE. At least not with every TOM, DICK and HARRY.”
Giorge Leedy, Uninhibited From Lust To Love

“GOD is foolishness and GOD is wisdom all at the same time.”
TemitOpe Ibrahim

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Rescuing myself’ is an oxymoron that will leave me in the perpetual need of being rescued ‘from myself’.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough