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If we don't plant the right things, we will reap the wrong things. It goes without saying. And you don't have to be, you know, a brilliant biochemist and you don't have to have an IQ of 150. Just common sense tells you to be kind, ninny, fool. Be kind.
A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about.
Miguel de Unamuno
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it.
My feet have been my best friend for the last 40 years. I've just been a dancing fool on stage, and after awhile you just kind of wear them out.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
My man has to be more intelligent than I am, which is difficult to find. He should definitely be more successful than me, which is not so difficult to find. I'd be a fool to expect a better looking man than me, which is impossible to find.
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.
Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
Never let a fool kiss you, or a kiss fool you.
Am I a fool? I don't think I'm a fool. But I think I sure was fooled.
I would be a liar, a hypocrite, or a fool - and I'm not any of those - to say that I don't write for the reader. I do. But for the reader who hears, who really will work at it, going behind what I seem to say. So I write for myself and that reader who will pay the dues.
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?
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should seem a fool, but be wise.
Charles de Montesquieu
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!
Everyone calls himself a friend, but only a fool relies on it; nothing is commoner than the name, nothing rarer than the thing.
Jean de La Fontaine
I wasn't playing the music, the music was playing me... and once that went away, and I had the feeling I was playing music, I had to stop. The need to go onstage and get my brain flattened every night left me, and what I didn't wanna do is go onstage and perpetrate a fraud... You cannot fool an audience.
It is the fool who thinks he cannot be fooled.
Only a fool permits the letter of the law to override the spirit in the heart. Do not let a piece of paper stand in the way of true love and headlines.
The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
Movies don't make people act a fool. People act a fool because they want to act a fool.
The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.
A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out.
He who will not reason, is a bigot; he who cannot is a fool; and he who dares not is a slave.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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