Explaining Quotes

“Explaining a joke is like dissecting...

“Explaining a joke is like dissecting a frog. You understand it better but the frog dies in the process.” — E.B. White
📅︎ Aug 05
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"You must show that a man is wrong before you start explaining why he is wrong. The mod...

"You must show that a man is wrong before you start explaining why he is wrong. The modern method is to assume without discussion that he is wrong and then distract his attention from this (the only real issue) by busily explaining how he became so silly." -- CS Lewis
📅︎ Jul 18
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"If you're expla...

"If you're explaining, you're losing." -- Ronald Reagan
📅︎ Sep 18
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“Smile, because it confuses people. Smile,...

“Smile, because it confuses people. Smile, because it's easier than explaining what is killing you inside.” ― The Joker - Heath Ledger
📅︎ Jun 07
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"Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves,...

"Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them." — Antoine de Saint-Exupery
📅︎ Oct 11
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