Some of the biggest burns from classic literature.
Who would’ve guessed that some of the best one-liners have come from classic literature?
While we’re not advocating for argumentative behaviour, a solid diss can be a salve for the soul when you’re in the trenches of an engrossing read.
When you’ve just about had it up to here with that character, there is nothing quite as satisfying as a quick quip that puts them in their place.
Read on to see some of the best literary insults and most memorable one-liners from famous books.
14 of the best insults from classic literature
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