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What are the best mockery quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is mockery!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity George Santayana, Jean De La Bruyere or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous mockery quote.

The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery and the contradiction of what it is pretending to be. — George Santayana

Mockery is often the result of a poverty of wit. — Jean De La Bruyere

There's a fine line between participation and mockery. — Scott Adams

You need to find a way to live your life, that it doesn't make a mockery of your values. — Bill Ayers

The City's reluctance to take a stand on an issue like the British Gas pay row makes a mockery of corporate governance and shareholders' ability to influence annual general meetings. Institutions should be obliged to make public how they vote at such events. They should be obliged to provide customers with a record of how they vote on every kind of issue. — Patrick Donovan

In full view of his television audience, he preached a new religion -- or a new form of Christianity -- based on faith in financial miracles and in a Heaven here on earth with a water slide and luxury hotels. It was a religion of celebrity and showmanship and fun, which made a mockery of all puritanical standards and all canons of good taste. Its standard was excess, and its doctrines were tolerance and freedom from accountability. — Unknown

How false is the conception, how frantic the pursuit, of that treacherous phantom which men call Liberty: most treacherous, indeed, of all phantoms; for the feeblest ray of reason might surely show us, that not only its attainment, but its being, was impossible. There is no such thing in the universe. There can never be. The stars have it not; the earth has it not; the sea has it not; and we men have the mockery and semblance of it only for our heaviest punishment. — John Ruskin

Of all the things that oppress me, this sense of the evil working of nature herself --my disgust at her barbarity --clumsiness --darkness --bitter mockery of herself --is the most desolating. — John Ruskin