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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.
It has been said that there is no fool like an old fool, except a young fool. But the young fool has first to grow up to be an old fool to realize what a damn fool he was when he was a young fool.
I got my first guitar when I was 15, and I just used to fool about with it, more or less, as time went by, though, I got more interested.
It is a fool's prerogative to utter truths that no one else will speak.
There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.
Adlai E. Stevenson
A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out.
Any fool can make enough money to survive. It's another thing to keep yourself consistently entertained. It's a lot of work, and a lot of fun, to make a life.
The greatest misfortune of the wise man and the greatest unhappiness of the fool are based upon convention.
Emotions can certainly be misleading: they can fool you into believing stuff that is definitely, demonstrably untrue.
Yes, I now that you feel you are not strong enough. That's what the enemy thinks too. But we're gonna fool them.
If you make a fool of yourself, you can do it with dignity, without taking your pants down. And if you do take your pants down, you can still do it with dignity.
The fellow that agrees with everything you say is either a fool or he is getting ready to skin you.
To find a young fellow that is neither a wit in his own eye, nor a fool in the eye of the world, is a very hard task.
Only the aspirants for president are fool enough to believe what they read in the newspapers.
Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.
J. B. Priestley
You've got to learn to accept the fool in you as well as the part that's got it goin' on.
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
Always remember, money isn't everything - but also remember to make a lot of it before talking such fool nonsense.
To write something, you have to risk making a fool of yourself.
A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.
I would be a fool to deny my own abilities.
He that will not reason is a bigot; he that cannot reason is a fool; and he that dares not reason is a slave.
When I was about ten years old, I gave my teacher an April Fool's sandwich, which had a dead goldfish in it.
Kids are smart: don't underestimate their bull detector. Contemporary kids have access to a lot of information, so don't even try to fool them. I have never been more nervous about my research than when writing for young adults because they pick up every single error.
I am trying to do two things: dare to be a radical and not a fool, which is a matter of no small difficulty.
James A. Garfield
John F. Kennedy
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