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Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
There is no sin except stupidity.
In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.
Stupid as a man, say the women: cowardly as a woman, say the men. Stupidity in a woman is unwomanly.
People's ignorance really pisses me off. Stupidity is when you can't help it -ignorance is when you choose not to understand something.
The threat posed by Bank of America isn't just financial - it's a full-blown assault on the American dream. Where's the incentive to play fair and do well, when what we see rewarded at the highest levels of society is failure, stupidity, incompetence and meanness? If this is what winning in our system looks like, who doesn't want to be a loser?
Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity; the devil is nothing but this. His name is Legion.
But as an entrepreneur you have to feel like you can jump out of an aeroplane because you're confident that you'll catch a bird flying by. It's an act of stupidity, and most entrepreneurs go splat because the bird doesn't come by, but a few times it does.
Scientists will eventually stop flailing around with solar power and focus their efforts on harnessing the only truly unlimited source of energy on the planet: stupidity. I predict that in the future, scientists will learn how to convert stupidity into clean fuel.
My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
Stupidity is something unshakable; nothing attacks it without breaking itself against it; it is of the nature of granite, hard and resistant.
Stupidity is the deliberate cultivation of ignorance.
The stupidity of people comes from having an answer for everything. The wisdom of the novel comes from having a question for everything.
I can have incredible self-discipline. But see, I think it's obviously a form of stupidity.
To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
No sooner does man discover intelligence than he tries to involve it in his own stupidity.
Jacques Yves Cousteau
I never had that feeling that I had to carry the weight of somebody's ignorance around with me. And that was true for racists who wanted to use the 'n' word when talking about me or about my people, or the stupidity of people who really wanted to belittle other folks because they weren't pretty or they weren't rich or they weren't clever.
Do not ever say that the desire to 'do good' by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.
True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity.
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
A newspaper is a public trust, and we will suffer as a society without them. It is not the Internet that has killed them. It is their own greed, it is their own stupidity, and it is capitalism that has taken our daily newspapers from us.
To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness. Though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.
Stupidity has a knack of getting its way.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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