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He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Hunter S. Thompson
Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
You can fool some of the people all the time, and those are the ones you want to concentrate on.
George W. Bush
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
If one does not understand a person, one tends to regard him as a fool.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
George Bernard Shaw
The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.
In Shakespeare's world, characters cannot trust their senses. Is the ghost in Hamlet true and truthful, or is it a demon, tempting young Hamlet into murderous sin? Is Juliet dead or merely sleeping? Does Lear really stand at the edge of a great cliff? Or has the Fool deceived him to save his life?
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
It is the fool who thinks he cannot be fooled.
With age, you see people fail more. You see yourself fail more. How do you keep that fearlessness of a kid? You keep going. Luckily, I'm not afraid to make a fool of myself.
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible.
William Makepeace Thackeray
You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job.
Laurence J. Peter
Personally, I don't like a girlfriend to have a husband. If she'll fool her husband, I figure she'll fool me.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
E. F. Schumacher
The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.
The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
It may be true that you can't fool all the people all the time, but you can fool enough of them to rule a large country.
When you want to fool the world, tell the truth.
Otto von Bismarck
John F. Kennedy
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