Aphorisms by theme: Stupidity

The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.

Niccolo Machiavelli

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It is better to live alone. There is no friendship with a fool.

Buddha

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He who sees in fashion only fashion is a fool.

Honore de Balzac

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Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.

William Shakespeare

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We have no words for speaking of wisdom to the stupid. He who understands the wise is wise already.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.

John Acton

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By theme : Behavior Stupidity Wisdom
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his own way.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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Experience increases our wisdom but doesn`t reduce our follies.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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To keep your secret is wisdom; but to expect others to keep it is folly.

Samuel Johnson

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Experience is the teacher of fools.

Titus Livius

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By theme : Education Stupidity
The most hopelessly stupid man is he who is not aware that he is wise.

Isaac Asimov

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The surprising thing about young fools is how many survive to become old fools.

Heinrich Heine

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To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well mannered.

Voltaire

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When you`re arguing with a fool, make sure he isn`t doing the same thing.

Ambrose Bierce

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There is no greater folly in the world than for a man to despair.

Miguel de Cervantes

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We will leave this world stupid and evil as we have found it upon our arrival.

Voltaire

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By theme : Evil Life Stupidity
Love is being stupid together.

Paul Valery

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By theme : Love Stupidity
He who despairs over an event is a coward, but he who holds hope for the human condition is a fool.

Albert Camus

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If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.

Anatole France

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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.

Gustave Flaubert

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