There’s nothing more satisfying than watching someone blast back with an absolutely perfect response.

Well, maybe there is. I guess it’s a little more fun if that person is YOU, but honestly, how often does that happen for most of us?

Those are once in a lifetime moments for us mere mortals, so to get our fill of that feeling we gotta revel in galleries of others pulling it off instead.

Galleries like this one. Here are twelve of the best responses of all time.

12. The answer I’m looking for

This is what the smart phone was invented for.

11. Cool as ice

It’s just layers on layers.

Source: r/Jokes

10. Fair is fair

Why does he look like his mouth is trying to jump into the camera?

9. Right place, right time

I don’t know who you are but this is the start of something great.

8. If you can’t take the heat…

…get out of the kitchen.

7. Holy flex

He came not to be served, but to serve looks.

6. Dug yourself into a hole

Nobody really cares how friendly you are if you’re still using your funds for evil.

5. At what price?

I’m so poor I can’t even afford to be myself.

Source: r/AskReddit

4. Dead meat

A Kelly in name, a Karen in spirit.

3. Getting a leg up

Here’s the long and short of it.

2. Cursed cursive

Of all the things we need to focus on right now…

1. A bad look

They just keep running into it.

If I was as clever as these folks, I’m sure I’d have the perfect response to myself to close off this article. Um. That’s what she said?

What’s the best burn you’ve seen recently?

Tell us about it in the comments.