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I wonder sometimes if manufacturers of foolproof items keep a fool or two on their payroll to test things.
No man made great by death offers more hope to lowly pride than does Abraham Lincoln; for while living he was himself so simple as often to be dubbed a fool.
Thomas Vernor Smith
I guess what bothers me so much about what I now see going on in both Washington and in Texas is an effort to keep people from finding out about the mistakes of lawmakers and then when they're uncovered, an effort to fool people and pretend there was nothing wrong.
For me, I believe comedy's about taking risks, taking chances, working in a safe environment where you're comfortable making a fool of yourself. It's so critical, especially in comedy, to just have all those right pieces in place.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the older man who will not laugh is a fool.
The fool knows after he's suffered.
The heart is forever making the head its fool.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
It takes one woman twenty years to make a man of her son - and another woman twenty minutes to make a fool of him.
The most difficult character in comedy is that of the fool, and he must be no simpleton that plays that part.
Miguel de Cervantes
To marry a fool is to be no fool.
Remember that the greatest fool in the world may ask more than the wisest man can answer.
Bryant H. McGill
Any lazy or biased fool can have opinions; making judgments is the hard work of responsible and compassionate people.
Lewis B. Smedes
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.
You can fool too many of the people too much of the time.
A fool and her money are soon courted.
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
Charles de Montesquieu
I've learned any fool can write a bad ad, but it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
Daniel J. Boorstin
A fool must now and then be right, by chance.
Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
If I'm given an opportunity to do something, I do it. Or else I fool around with it.
If I put a value on my music, and no one's prepared to pay that, then more fool me, but the idea that the value is created by the consumer is an idiot plan; it can't work.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Is there in all the history of human folly a greater fool than a clergymen in politics?
John F. Kennedy
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