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"You might want to save some of this rage for your woodpecking."
"Cheer up, Jimbo -- It's only a matter of time before one of those big executive searches going on out there stumbles across you."
Tags:boyfriend, girlfriend, boyfriends, girlfriends, husband, wife, husbands, wives, couple, couples, marriage, married, marry, relationship, relationships, spouse, spouses, sarcasm, sarcastic, unemployment, unemployed, unrealistic, unrealistic expectations, job search, career path, careers, career, job, jobs, condescending, patronizing, patronising, nagging, nag, bother, bothering, annoy, annoying, pestering, pester
"I understand you see yourself in legal, but we see you as a large cuddly stuffed toy."
Tags:dino, dinos, dinosaur, dinosaurs, career ladder, the career ladder, career progression, stuffed toy, stuffed toys, stuffies, legal, lawyer, lawyers, attorney, attorneys, hopes and dream, ambition, ambitious, ambitions, aspiration, aspiration, let down, let downs, let-down, let-downs, disappointment, disappointments, legal profession, the legal profession, paralegal, paralegals, legal assistant, legal assistants, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing
"Hey! You forgot your stupid little ideas printed in bold type."
Tags:offices, office work, office worker, office workers, office politics, office bully, office bullies, office bullying, presentation, presentations, meeting, meetings, business meeting, business meetings, board meeting, board meetings, corporate culture, self important, self importance, self-important, self-importance, type, type face, type faces, insult, insults, insulting, insulted, pester, pestering, take down, take-down, belittle, belittling, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing
"Please, R.K., stop mothering me."
Tags:maternal, maternity, maternal instinct, instincts, instinctual, mother, mothers, mothering, mothered, mothers, sexism, exec, executive, executives, chief exec, chief execs, boss, bosses, businessman, business man, business woman, businesswoman, patronising, patronised, patronizing, patronized, mom, moms, mum, mums, modern, modern world, stereotype, stereotypes, gender role, gender roles
"You're not stepping on it right."
"You've got your scales on backward."
"It's your job to dream of things that never were and ask 'why not' and it's my job to tell you."
Tags:executives, executive, business executives, business executive, business executives, manager, managers, boss, bosses, business manager, business managers, boss, bosses, management style, managements styles, idea, ideas, idea person, idea people, hierarchy, hierarchies, office hierarchy, office hierarchies, patronise, patronize, patronising, patronizing, belittle, belittling
"I suggest you air your woes through the media."
"Hey! Love the way women are beginning to laugh at themselves."
A condescending testicle
"You're going out there an annoying, mannered girl, but you're going to come back an indie queen."
Tags:indie, indie cinema, movie, movies, film, film producer, film producers, director, directors, film industry, movie industry, indie movie, indie movies, indie film, indie films, insult, insults, gender issues, hollywood, #metoo, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing, mannered, actor, actors, acting
"And, when addressing subordinates, always use baby-talk." Insensitivity training
"Want to know what I think?"
Tags:baseball, baseballs, huddle, team huddle, team, wrong team, side, sides, switch sides, batter, bat, batting, pitch, pitcher, pitcher's mound, mound, team meeting, opinion, opinionated, unwanted, unwanted opinion, input, unwanted input, unsolicited, inappropriate, eavesdrop, eavesdropping, unhelpful, not helping, sport, sports, live sport, sporting, bad sport, unsolicited advice, bad advice, unwanted advice, patronise, patronising, patronised, patronize, patronizing, patronized, talk down
"That concludes our broadcast day. Go to bed."
Tags:broadcast, broadcasts, broadcasting, broadcaster, broadcasters, tv broadcaster, tv broadcasters, tv broadcasting, television broadcaster, television broadcasters, television broadcasting, bedtime, bedtimes, instruction, instructions, order, orders, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing, late night, late nights, staying up late
"Go ahead, Albertson. Ask Toby for a raise. It'll be cute."
Tags:dog, dogs, pet, pets, pet dog, pet dogs, cute dog, cute dogs, manager, managers, boss, bosses, executive, executives, business executive, business executives, business manager, business manager, raise, raises, pay rise, pay rises, pay-rise, pay-rises, hierarchy, office hierarchy, office hierarchies, hierarchies, management, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing, belittle, belittling, tease, teasing, disappointment, false hope, false hopes
"Never talk down to patients. I'll be back to explain why when the big hand's on the 12..."
"I know I'm being patronized, But I Can't help it. They say 'Good Boy' and my tail just wags."
Tags:good boy, good boys, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog owner, dog owners, dog, dogs, pup, pups, puppy, puppies, animal, animals, office, offices, businessman, businessmen, business, businesses, executive, executives, vent, venting, complain, complaining, patronizing, patronising, patronized, patronised
Hamlet vs. Amazon Prime
Tags:online shipping, online retailer, online retailers, online retail, e-commerce, ecommerce, moral, moral dilemma, moral dilemmas, local business, local businesses, patron, patrons, patronize, patronizes, patronizing, patronise, patronising, convenient, convenience, support local business, support local businesses, brick and mortar, hamlet, to be or not to be, dilemma, dilemmas, responsibility, consumer, consumers, consumption, modern life, modern times, modern update, modern updates, free shipping, shop locally, shopping locally, local store, local stores, local business, local businesses, guilt, guilty, conscience, consciences
"An essential quality for a leader such as me is to have a high level of social skills and also to be empathetic. By the way, Simon, you might want to do something about that coffee stain on your shirt."
"Mrs Potkins, I'm feeling inadequate, send someone in for me to patronise!"
'...46 and still have Principles...'
"Must you blue-pencil everything I say?"
Tags:bookworm, book worm, bookworms, book worm, book, books, novel, novels, library, librarians, librarian, book lover, book lovers, literature, literary, lit, lit major, read, reading, avid reader, readers, reader, novel, married, married life, marriage, couple, couples, married couple, edit, editing, editting, copy-edit, copy-editing, copy-editting, blue pencil, blue-pencil, correct, correcting, correction, corrections, patronize, patronise, patronizing, patronising
"People like you don't seem to realize that this precious environment of yours is very expensive to maintain."
Tags:environment, green, planet, global warming, global-warming, climate change, climate-change, expensive, spenny, costly, cost, ignorant, ignorance, arrogant, out of touch, save the planet, patronising, patronizing, condescending, mansplain, mansplaining, climate change deniers, climate change deniers, climate change denial
"Tell me- I could use a good wry snort of derision."
Tags:couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, long term relationship, opinion, opinions, opinionated, disagreement, disagreements, difference of opinion, differences of opinion, long term relationship, long-term relationship, long-term relationships, derisive, derision, snort of derision, patronise, patronising, patronize, patronizing