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The biggest fool in the world is he who merely does his work supremely well, without attending to appearance.
And I love the twist. I love to fool you once, I love to fool you twice, and on the very last page, quite often - very last paragraph sometimes - I like to just play with your perception one more time in a way that makes everything that came before just a little bit different.
You can fool some of the people all of the time and all of the people some of the time, but you can only make a monkey out of the voters every four years!
And, I believe that if a man dies with a single penny still sitting in the bank, he's a fool.
It is the part of a fool to say, I should not have thought.
Any fool can say he is wise but only someone wise can admit he is a fool.
I mean, I think that - as an actress, in particular, I'm basically a fool, and I see the world upside down.
Anna Deavere Smith
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you can fool all of the people all of the time.
Franklin Pierce Adams
War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality.
I'd be a fool to be in this for the money.
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.
As soon as you become afraid to make a fool of yourself, you're in trouble. I decided I may as well just see if I can live with myself making millions of mistakes and learn something from 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.
Dad wouldn't let me fool with his guitar much, because I'm left-handed, and I'd pick it up upside down. But I remember learning to sing 'Paper Doll,' the Mills Brothers song - this was during the war - and I remember my dad taking me down to one of those little record booths where you could make spoken letters to send home.
He who will not reason, is a bigot; he who cannot is a fool; and he who dares not is a slave.
Look, at the same time that I don't want to be a celebrity, I understand that when you make movies you put yourself out in the public eye. I'd be a baby and a fool to be like, 'Why are there cameras taking pictures of me?' when I'm on a billboard for a movie. I think that's a very absurd concept.
I really love pets. They're like children. They know if you really love them or not. You can't fool them.
I guess if you're stupid enough to join the army without thinking about getting shot at, then you really are a fool.
I'm not scared to look like a complete fool in front of people. It's just not one of my insecurities.
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.
It's impossible to work under conditions where they confused negativity with objectivity. You can't fool the fans.
According to tarot historian Gertrude Moakley, the cards' fanciful images - from the Fool to Death - were inspired by the costumed figures who participated in carnival parades.
Brendan I. Koerner
He who cheats others is a knave, but he who cheats himself is a fool.
Karl G. Maeser
An employer would be a complete fool to let an image like college partying influence their hiring decisions.
You can't fool television viewers with dancing girls and flashing lights.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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