Is Cynicism Humor in ill-health?
"A cynic is a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, and not as they ought to be." - Ambrose Bierce
"The cynic never grows up, but commits intellectual suicide." - Dean Charles R. Brown
"I'm a hopeful cynic." - Tracy Chapman
"A cynic is just a man who found out when he was ten that there wasn't any Santa Claus, and he's still upset." - James G. Cozzens