Vulgarity Quotes

Fashion constantly begins and ends in the two things it abhors most, singularity and vulgarity.

William Hazlitt

It's only with great vulgarity that you can achieve real refinement, only out of bawdy that you can get tenderness.

Lawrence Durrell

Whatever harsh criticisms may be passed on the construction of her sentences, she at least possesses that one touch of vulgarity that makes the whole world kin.

Oscar Wilde

Vulgarity is, in reality, nothing but a modern, chic, pert descendant of the goddess Dullness.

Sitwell, Dame Edith

It's only with great vulgarity that you can achieve real refinement, only out of bawdy that you can get tenderness.

Durrell, Lawrence

There is a point in portraying surface vulgarity where tragedy and comedy are very close.

Barbara Stanwyck

Very notable was his distinction between coarseness and vulgarity, coarseness, revealing something; vulgarity, concealing something.

Edward M. Forster

Expressions of disapproval are on a level of vulgarity that cannot be tolerated. The way to express disapproval is to do without applause.

Rudolf Bing

Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other people

Oscar Wilde

Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.

Oscar Wilde

Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.

Oscar Wilde

“Expressions of disapproval are on a level of vulgarity that cannot be tolerated. The way to express disapproval is to do without applause.”

Rudolf Bing

It's only with great vulgarity that you can achieve real refinement, only out of bawdy that you can get tenderness.

Lawrence Durrell

Vulgarity is innocent; urbanity is not.

Mason Cooley

Television is a corporate vulgarity.

John Leonard
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