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A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about.
Miguel de Unamuno
The red carpet is a beautiful situation for people. I think everybody appreciates it and loves it and honors it. Nobody really acts a fool because they know this is a one-time thing.
Whatever talents I possess may suddenly diminish or suddenly increase. I can with ease become an ordinary fool. I may be one now. But it doesn't do to upset one's own vanity.
I would be a fool to deny my own abilities.
The best blood will at some time get into a fool or a mosquito.
You see, Africa makes a fool of our idea of justice. It makes a farce of our idea of equality. It mocks our pieties. It doubts our concern. It questions our commitment. Because there is no way we can look at what's happening in Africa, and if we're honest, conclude that it would ever be allowed to happen anywhere else.
I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.
For email, the old postcard rule applies. Nobody else is supposed to read your postcards, but you'd be a fool if you wrote anything private on one.
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
As a child, I was a clown. I didn't hesitate to make a fool of myself and I would love to completely take on wacky characters.
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
What we define as a bubble is any kind of debt-fueled asset inflation where the cash flow generated by the asset itself - a rental property, office building, condo - does not cover the debt incurred to buy the asset. So you depend on a greater fool, if you will, to come in and buy at a higher price.
Before a man speaks it is always safe to assume that he is a fool. After he speaks, it is seldom necessary to assume it.
H. L. Mencken
This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.
Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool.
It took me a long time to understand the relationship between ideas and between objective facts. But after I clearly understood this relationship, I didn't fool around with other wild ideas. That is one of the main reasons why I just make my scheme as simple as possible.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.
The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.
Am I a fool? I don't think I'm a fool. But I think I sure was fooled.
Movies don't make people act a fool. People act a fool because they want to act a fool.
The truth is, I've never fooled anyone. I've let men sometimes fool themselves.
Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him, insists on tormenting generations to come.
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!
Fool! Don't you see now that I could have poisoned you a hundred times had I been able to live without you.
A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.
Booker T. Washington
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