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I am firm. You are obstinate. He is a pig-headed fool.
The first rule to living in America is 'Stop tap dancing, you fool!'.
I try not to kid myself. You know, I don't mind romancing someone else, but to fool yourself is pretty devastating and dangerous.
Don't be fool's, don't be complacent, and stop being apathetic.
However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.
Music is the one part of the entertainment business where you can't fool anybody into buying a record.
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 do still get extremely nervous before speeches. My biggest fear is that I'll be standing there in front of hundreds of people and be incapable of talking. I'm afraid that I'll make a complete fool of myself and be unable to go on.
I have a tendency to run after people who are completely unattainable and uninterested and make a complete fool of myself.
The first prerogative of an artist in any medium is to make a fool of himself.
If I could eat only one thing for the rest of my life, it would be rhubarb fool, which I make with ginger and a hint of elderflower cordial.
No Jew was ever fool enough to turn Christian unless he was a clever man.
The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool.
Dai Vernon, the greatest sleight of hand figure in the history of the art, rarely performed. But he invented magic and had an enormous influence on the whole range of sleight of hand. And so often, the magic he was doing was to fool other magicians.
Emotions can certainly be misleading: they can fool you into believing stuff that is definitely, demonstrably untrue. Yet emotions are also our indispensable tool for navigating, for feeling our way through, the much larger domain of stuff that isn't susceptible to proof or disproof, that isn't checkable against the physical universe.
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.
No one but a fool is always right.
I think that people like Bloomberg, they're complete thugs. No question about it. But on the other hand, it must be said that they are politically savvy. They don't get into those positions of power - in the case of Bloomberg, both economic and political power - by being anybody's fool.
Don't hate me 'cause I'm booed a fool!
One disadvantage of being a hog is that at any moment some blundering fool may try to make a silk purse out of your wife's ear.
J. B. Morton
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
Whenever I go to work I wear a jacket and a tie, because I'm inherently quite lazy, and my books take so long to do, and my publishers don't bug me, so it's so easy to fool yourself into thinking you're working harder than you really are.
I go out there and make a fool of myself. It's inevitable.
When a woman gets to 30, you ask her about having kids. I don't mind - all my friends are settled with kids, so I can understand people asking, and I even get it from relatives, but I'd be a fool to miss these work opportunities. And there's no time limit. One day I'll find my prince, but at the minute, I'm enjoying kissing a few frogs.
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.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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