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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.
To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
We have the power to do any damn fool thing we want to do, and we seem to do it about every 10 minutes.
J. William Fulbright
The first rule to living in America is 'Stop tap dancing, you fool!'.
The fool shouts loudly, thinking to impress the world.
Marie de France
War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality.
The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered.
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.
However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.
The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool.
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.
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.
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.
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.
No one but a fool is always right.
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.
Chavez made a compete fool of himself in front of the entire world while giving the U.N. a black eye. But the real losers are the Venezuelan people who have to put up with this unstable character every day.
J. D. Hayworth
Don't be fool's, don't be complacent, and stop being apathetic.
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.
What we define as a bubble is any kind of debt-fueled asset inflation where the cash flow generated by the asset itself - a rental property, office building, condo - does not cover the debt incurred to buy the asset. So you depend on a greater fool, if you will, to come in and buy at a higher price.
I have memories - but only a fool stores his past in the future.
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!
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 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.
Indeed, I was so afraid to dishonour my friends and family by my indiscreet actions, that I rather chose to be accounted a fool, than to be thought rude or wanton.
Even a fool knows you can't touch the stars, but it won't keep the wise from trying.
You can't fool television viewers with dancing girls and flashing lights.
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.
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