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This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
There's a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
I kept a diary right after I was born. Day 1: Tired from the move. Day 2: Everyone thinks I'm an idiot.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress; but I repeat myself.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Give me a smart idiot over a stupid genius any day.
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.
There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and an idiot has some advantages over a wise man.
Missing out an apostrophe or two does not make you an idiot. But equating party allegiance with nationhood certainly makes you a thug. And thugs don't often notice that they're thugs, usually because they're also idiots.
Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out.
To generalize is to be an idiot.
Once you declare your loyalty to a team, every person who doesn't support that team, it's their job to ruin you, to tell you you're an idiot and to tell you that you made the wrong choice.
Gentle reader, the Fountain of Youth is radioactive, and those who imbibe its poisonous heavy waters will suffer the hideous fate of decaying metal. Yet almost without exception, the wretched idiot inhabitants of our benighted planet would gulp down this radioactive excrement if it were offered.
William S. Burroughs
You're an idealist, and I pity you as I would the village idiot.
Sometimes the world seems like a big hole. You spend all your life shouting down it and all you hear are echoes of some idiot yelling nonsense down a hole.
To be a good actor, you have to be very smart. But to be a great actor, you also have to have a streak of, 'I'm an idiot, a complete lunatic.'
I've had great success being a total idiot.
I try and sit on the fence because as soon as you voice any kind of opinion, people begin to think you're an idiot.
What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit to the idiot is not worth my care.
Treat everyone the same until you find out they're an idiot.
You find out in life that people really like you funny. So what do you give 'em? Humor. And then if you show them the other side, they don't like you as much. I find, too, that I can hide behind the idiot's mask being funny, and you never see the sorrow or the pain.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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