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And, I believe that if a man dies with a single penny still sitting in the bank, he's a fool.
The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered.
The fool shouts loudly, thinking to impress the world.
Marie de France
When I'm writing, I look like a fool because the parts are moving through me and I'm crying and laughing and making faces.
I don't look like a desert person because I stay indoors most of the day and fool around at night. That's what the desert animals do - they don't have a tan either.
Don Van Vliet
The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool.
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.
However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.
Do not let the Obama administration fool you with all their cunning Alinsky methods. And if you don't know what that method is, I implore you to get the book 'Rules for Radicals,' by Saul Alinsky. Mr. Obama is very well trained in these methods.
I would love to be a guest on a talk show or a panel that shows women who have been on reality shows who've had success, to prove to audiences that you don't have to be a fool to become successful.
It's not charming to go on a show and say, I dunno. It doesn't fool anybody. There's nothing glamorous about it at all.
When you start to become a movie star it's easy to believe that you are Superman. That can fool you. That's why I prefer not to pay much attention to fame.
Benicio Del Toro
No one but a fool is always right.
Don't be fool's, don't be complacent, and stop being apathetic.
I have memories - but only a fool stores his past in the future.
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.
When someone's acting for a scene, they can fool the camera. But in everyday life, unless you're watching and censoring yourself every minute, or spending all your time in the company of ladies, what you feel is bound to show in your eyes.
I think that people need to have the courage of their convictions and not be trying to fool people into thinking that they've changed overnight.
The man who has never made a fool of himself in love will never be wise in love.
Don't hate me 'cause I'm booed a fool!
I consider writing practice a true Zen practice because it all comes back at you. You can't fool anyone because it's on the page.
A good businessman never makes a contract unless he's sure he can carry it through, yet every fool on earth is perfectly willing to sign a marriage contract without considering whether he can live up to it or not.
My whole deal when I do accents or dialects is I gotta fool the locals. If I fool the locals then I've done my job.
You can't fool television viewers with dancing girls and flashing lights.
You go from these high hopes when you're writing to just a desperate want of not making a complete fool of yourself by the end of it.
Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
Even a fool knows you can't touch the stars, but it won't keep the wise from trying.
I think we fool ourselves and really negate a great deal of history if we think that the oral history of poetry is shorter than the written history of poetry. It's not true. Poetry has a longer oral tradition than it does written.
If you are prepared to make a fool of yourself for them then you usually get that back. I think that there are points where you become so close to an actor, you know them so well, almost as well or better than their spouse. You have to know them, warts and all.
We should not fool ourselves. We are not one of the world's top teams any more.
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