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My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world, and exiles me from it.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Almost everybody's happy to be a fool for love.
If you wish to avoid seeing a fool you must first break your looking glass.
I don't think I'm complicated at all. I'm not political, and I'm not trying to be diplomatic. I don't want to hurt anybody's feelings, and I don't say bad things about people. There is no agenda. There's no trying to fool somebody.
I wasn't born a fool. It took work to get this way.
Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool.
Any fool can write a novel but it takes real genius to sell it.
J. G. Ballard
I just love making a fool out of myself. I made my living as a clown at kids' parties for about three years.
The fool shouts loudly, thinking to impress the world.
Marie de France
Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him, insists on tormenting generations to come.
Charles de Montesquieu
No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool. Writers, alas, have to be fools in public, while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
I don't really mind what people say about my love life or anything like that, but the one thing is that, yes, I do sing and write all my own music. That is something that I hold really dear. And yeah, I made a fool of myself in front of the world, but it was also great to pick myself back up and go on tour.
Anybody who can drive and doesn't come out of it a rich man is a fool.
This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.
The best servants of the people, like the best valets, must whisper unpleasant truths in the master's ear. It is the court fool, not the foolish courtier, whom the king can least afford to lose.
An unemployed court jester is nobody's fool.
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
More people, especially young people, are realising that if they want change, they've got to go about it themselves - they can't depend on a particular person, i.e. me, to do all the work. They are less easy to fool than they used to be, they now know what's going on all over the world.
Aung San Suu Kyi
But there comes a moment in everybody's life when he must decide whether he'll live among the human beings or not - a fool among fools or a fool alone.
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
Pearl S. Buck
I wouldn't know how to fool a man any more. My deceiving days seem so long ago.
A fool often fails because he thinks what is difficult is easy.
John Churton Collins
I don't fool with a lot of things that I can't have fun with. There's not much reward in that.
I was always a little embarrassed when there was an act on television that requires a great deal of skill but is a little goofy, and the host comes over and acts like the person doing this skill is some sort of fool for having learned to do something that's very, very difficult.
John F. Kennedy
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