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Even a fool knows you can't touch the stars, but it won't keep the wise from trying.
I am firm. You are obstinate. He is a pig-headed fool.
When blithe to argument I come, Though armed with facts, and merry, May Providence protect me from The fool as adversary, Whose mind to him a kingdom is Where reason lacks dominion, Who calls conviction prejudice And prejudice opinion.
Don't let the American accent fool you. I am British.
I try not to kid myself. You know, I don't mind romancing someone else, but to fool yourself is pretty devastating and dangerous.
A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.
I never, ever, saw the evil Steve Jobs. He was always the most well-mannered and respectful guy I knew. And we got to be pretty good friends. He didn't suffer fools gladly. I guess he didn't think I was a fool.
The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool.
I've never taken a lesson in my life, and I can play every instrument there is. I play by ear, but I can fool anybody into thinking I went to some conservatory of music.
Don't be fool's, don't be complacent, and stop being apathetic.
The first prerogative of an artist in any medium is to make a fool of himself.
Only a fool does not fear actors, but you can't beat them, and if you can't beat them, join them, as they say. As I've got older I've become very interested in that part of the work.
Lars von Trier
In Britain, because I live here, I can also run into problems of envy and competition. But all this is just in a day's work for a writer. You can't put stuff out there without someone calling you a complete fool. Oh, well.
Alain de Botton
I've been very much intrigued by and impressed with women. But I've never been intimidated. Even if I make a fool of myself, it's better to have tried.
The fool inherits, but the wise must get.
I am comfortable playing the fool, I think.
It's very easy to fool yourself that you're working, you know, when you're really not working very hard. I mean, I'm very lazy. So for me, I would always have an excuse, you know, to go - quit early, go to a museum, you know. So I do everything I can to make myself remember this is a job. I keep a schedule.
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.
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 have a tendency to run after people who are completely unattainable and uninterested and make a complete fool of myself.
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.
Music is the one part of the entertainment business where you can't fool anybody into buying a record.
The first rule to living in America is 'Stop tap dancing, you fool!'.
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.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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