Synonyms of 'epigram'
A thing well said will be wit in all languages– Essay of Dramatic Poesy]
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A bon mot is a clever, witty remark.
He was a genius for dissolving a tense situation with a bon mot.
A quip is a remark that is intended to be amusing or clever.
a deadpan quip
Thesaurus for epigram from the Collins English Thesaurus
An epigram is a short saying or poem which expresses an idea in a very clever and amusing way.