- Self-righteousness, also called sanctimoniousness
and holier-than-thou attitudes) is a feeling
of (usually smug) moral
- By 1816, Jefferson wrote
that "[s]ome men look at constitutions
with sanctimonious reverence
and deem them like the Ark of the Covenant, too sacred
and his co-star Sean Penn give the project
a stuffy sanctimoniousness
." Likewise, Jay Weissberg, reviewing
for Variety, was more critical...
- Similarly, Norton projects
of a holy man, speaking
to the servile
m****es while running corrupt
scams, like those
- often criticised
as the "stereotype of the feminist
as unreasonable, sanctimonious
, biased, and self-aggrandizing". Use of the term has also been described...
with "You're an idiot", later saying
"Sorry ... Meant
to say 'sanctimonious
idiot'." The exchange received
a significant amount
- has seen political correctness
turn sinister, thanks
to the outraged, sanctimonious reactions
media's PC police, argues Martin
Daubney". The Daily...
and proceeding according
law. This is a little
to meet my old-fashioned ideas", Stone
wrote. Jackson, in a...
T****au of hypocrisy, misanthropy, and being sanctimonious
on his writings
in Walden, although
has been perceived...
it "an utter
load of ****s ... run by a bunch
of sanctimonious bloody Americans
who wouldn’t know rock 'n' roll if it hit them in the...