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No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


I try not to kid myself. You know, I don't mind romancing someone else, but to fool yourself is pretty devastating and dangerous.
~By Bill Veeck ~


Is there in all the history of human folly a greater fool than a clergymen in politics?
~By Pat Robertson ~


Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
~By William Congreve ~


Journalists, who are skeptical to begin with, simply do not like to be lied to or made fools of.
~By Roger Mudd ~


It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
~By William Makepeace Thackeray ~


Casey knew his baseball. He only made it look like he was fooling around. He knew every move that was ever invented and some that we haven't even caught on to yet.
~By Sparky Anderson ~


Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.
~By Archibald Alexander ~


I think it would be very foolish not to take the irrational seriously.
~By Jeanette Winterson ~


Ridicule is the first and last argument of a fool.
~By Charles Simmons ~


When I left school I went on trip around the world - I only got as far as Australia, but like a bloody fool I cut it short because of a girl. It's probably one of my big regrets in life.
~By Ben Nicholson ~


There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
~By Francis Bacon ~


A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
~By Bruce Lee ~


I don't really mind what people say about my love life or anything like that, but the one thing is that, yes, I do sing and write all my own music. That is something that I hold really dear. And yeah, I made a fool of myself in front of the world, but it was also great to pick myself back up and go on tour.
~By Ashlee Simpson ~


Part of it went on gambling, and part of it went on women. The rest I spent foolishly.
~By George Raft ~


It's a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
~By Horace ~


I'd be a fool to be in this for the money.
~By Benny Hinn ~


To write something, you have to risk making a fool of yourself.
~By Anne Rice ~


I never did buy things on credit, I always paid for 'em, because I can't see much difference in paying for something and just waiting a week and pay interest on it; that looks foolish to me.
~By Howard Finster ~


Strange, to see what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition, every man and wife gazing and smiling at them.
~By Samuel Pepys ~


Look, don't congratulate us when we buy a company, congratulate us when we sell it. Because any fool can overpay and buy a company, as long as money will last to buy it.
~By Henry Kravis ~


Whoever gets up and comes to grips with Love like a boxer is a fool.
~By Sophocles ~


Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


The first prerogative of an artist in any medium is to make a fool of himself.
~By Pauline Kael ~


Each day, and the living of it, has to be a conscious creation in which discipline and order are relieved with some play and pure foolishness.
~By May Sarton ~


Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
~By Voltaire ~


That's one of the peculiar things about bad moods - we often fool ourselves and create misery by telling ourselves things that simply are not true.
~By David D. Burns ~


The fuss that actors began making about the difficulty of shifting to sound struck me as perfectly foolish.
~By Gloria Swanson ~


I am content with nothing, restless and ambitious... and I despise myself for the vanity, which formed half the stimulus to my exertions. Oh would that I were one of those plodding wise fools who having once set their hand to the plough go on nothing doubting.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary.
~By Julius Rosenwald ~


Fools rush in where incumbents fear to tread.
~By Norman Ralph Augustine ~


I was out dancing with one actress or another. And that got press. Even when it didn't, the whole town knew I was a dancing fool, and since I couldn't very well dance with a man, they saw me dancing with a lady, and they assumed the rest.
~By Cesar Romero ~


My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.
~By Ursula K. Le Guin ~


Whatever the immediate gains and losses, the dangers to our safety arising from political suppression are always greater than the dangers to the safety resulting from political freedom. Suppression is always foolish. Freedom is always wise.
~By Alexander Meiklejohn ~


Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it.
~By Alan Perlis ~


I hate the noise and hurry inseparable from great Estates and Titles, and look upon both as blessings that ought only to be given to fools, for 'Tis only to them that they are blessings.
~By Mary Wortley Montagu ~


Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
~By Samuel Butler ~


How hard it is to make your thoughts look anything but imbecile fools when you paint them with ink on paper.
~By Olive Schreiner ~


No one but a fool is always right.
~By David Hare ~


Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
~By Alexander Pope ~


Rush Limbaugh is good for the party. Drive it all the way down, take it down as low as it can go, make complete fools of themselves, because it's always darkest before the dawn, and then maybe a moderate can come in and rescue them.
~By Evan Thomas ~


This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.
~By Thomas Dekker ~


Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


Reason commands us far more imperiously than a master; for in disobeying the one we are unfortunate, and in disobeying the other we are fools.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


It is those who concentrates on but one thing at a time who advance in this world. The great man or woman is the one who never steps outside his or her specialty or foolishly dissipates his or her individuality.
~By Og Mandino ~


We are at crisis point. I think anybody that sees this nation as being on stable economic or fiscal ground is fooling themselves.
~By Joe Miller ~


What is wealth? A dream of fools.
~By Abraham Cahan ~


Fortune, seeing that she could not make fools wise, has made them lucky.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


A doctrinaire is a fool but an honest man.
~By Lord Melbourne ~


A fool must now and then be right, by chance.
~By William Cowper ~


Fools, most linguists. Damn all to say in one language, so they learn another and say damn all in that.
~By John le Carre ~


I really wish I was less of a thinking man and more of a fool not afraid of rejection.
~By Billy Joel ~


Silence is the virtue of fools.
~By Francis Bacon ~


Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


Silence is the wit of fools.
~By Anatole France ~


Let that which stood in front go behind, let that which was behind advance to the front, let bigots, fools, unclean persons, offer new propositions, let the old propositions be postponed.
~By Walt Whitman ~


Solving a problem created by debt... by creating more debt is a fool's errand.
~By Olivier Sarkozy ~


Membership of the United Nations gives every member the right to make a fool of himself, and that is a right of which the Soviet Union in this case has taken full advantage.
~By Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. ~


It's marvellous to be popular, but foolish to think it will last.
~By Dusty Springfield ~


I have met with some of them - very honest fellows, who, with all their stupidity, had a kind of intelligence and an upright good sense, which cannot be the characteristics of fools.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


Anyone who works is a fool. I don't work - I merely inflict myself upon the public.
~By Robert Morley ~


As a vessel is known by the sound, whether it be cracked or not; so men are proved, by their speeches, whether they be wise or foolish.
~By Demosthenes ~


Fools are more to be feared than the wicked.
~By Queen Christina ~


If I am fool, it is, at least, a doubting one; and I envy no one the certainty of his self-approved wisdom.
~By George Byron ~


A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
~By Minna Antrim ~


The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


The reality is, it will be a significant conflict going for many, many months, if not longer. Saddam Hussein is not a fool. He hasn't been sitting there waiting to get shot for 13 years.
~By John Hewson ~


Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots.
~By Karl Kraus ~


The entire universe is working against me. I can't believe the entire universe could be that foolish!
~By Craig Bruce ~


I think any man in business would be foolish to fool around with his secretary. If it's somebody else's secretary, fine.
~By Barry Goldwater ~


Despair is the conclusion of fools.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


The female format is a beautiful one in which to function. Foolhardy as it may be. I change my image all the time, it's whatever suits me at the moment.
~By Lydia Lunch ~


To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
~By William Penn ~


There are two kinds of fools: those who can't change their opinions and those who won't.
~By Josh Billings ~


I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


At Athens, wise men propose, and fools dispose.
~By Alcuin ~


I think if you run away from who you are, that you're a Democrat and you're proud to be a Democrat, it's foolish. And the reason it's foolish is you've got a lot to be proud of.
~By Tim Kaine ~


Words are the money of fools.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


The story of my very first sale is the fact that I dreamed up a foolproof paper to cheat an insurance company out of several hundred thousand dollars.
~By Theodore Sturgeon ~


A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.
~By Al Bernstein ~


I am the fool, and must be the sufferer, if it be not of God.
~By Joanna Southcott ~


Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


But when I did think about it and looked at the whole package - the producers behind the show, the writers, the cast I would be working with - I would have been a fool to turn it down just because the role for me was another gay role.
~By Sean Hayes ~


A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
~By Thomas Fuller ~


Television is a powerful medium that has to be used for something better than sitcoms and police shows. On the other hand, if you don't recognize the forces that play on what people watch and what they don't then you're a fool and you should be in a different business.
~By Roone Arledge ~


There are more fools in the world than there are people.
~By Heinrich Heine ~


A fool and his words are soon parted.
~By William Shenstone ~


The most difficult character in comedy is that of the fool, and he must be no simpleton that plays that part.
~By Miguel de Cervantes ~


You can't control how you are perceived, and you are a fool if you waste any energy trying to do so. Vanity will get you nowhere.
~By Dave Blood ~


Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was tired with soaring, and now he mounts above me.
~By John Dryden ~


If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.
~By Angelina Jolie ~


When you start fooling around with drugs, you're hurting your creativity, you're hurting your health. Drugs are death, in one form or another. If they don't kill you, they kill your soul. And if your soul's dead, you've got nothing to offer, anyway.
~By Paul Stanley ~


I find that to be a fool as to worldly wisdom, and to commit my cause to God, not fearing to offend men, who take offence at the simplicity of truth, is the only way to remain unmoved at the sentiments of others.
~By John Woolman ~


Baseball must be a great game to survive the fools who run it.
~By Bill Terry ~


Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
~By John Dryden ~


Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


Fool! Don't you see now that I could have poisoned you a hundred times had I been able to live without you.
~By Cleopatra ~


You think I am a fool, but you are a greater fool than I am.
~By Sitting Bull ~


There is nothing more foolish, nothing more given to outrage than a useless mob.
~By Herodotus ~

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