Quotations on Idiots
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We know that the nature of genius is to provide idiots with ideas twenty years later.
- Louis Aragon
(Keywords: Nature, Genius, Ideas, Idiots, Years)
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of intelligence to simpletons, fools, and idiots, especially during youth.
- Honore De Balzac
(Keywords: Intelligence, Fools, Idiots, Passion, Youth)
There is a Providence that protects idiots, drunkards, children and the United States of America.
- Otto von Bismarck
(Keywords: America, Children, Idiots, Providence, states, United)
We were discussing civilization and the fact that young men among the Greeks at that time were idiots and uneducated, so the men had emotional and friendly relationships with members of their own sex.
- Marion Zimmer Bradley
(Keywords: Men, Time, Sex, Civilization, Fact, Idiots, Relationships)
We must fight as a race for everything that makes for a better country and a better world. We are dreaming idiots and trusting fools to do anything less.
- Ralph Bunche
(Keywords: Country, Fight, Fools, Idiots, Race, World)
Whether they are defending the Soviet Union or bleating for Saddam Hussein, liberals are always against America. They are either traitors or idiots, and on the matter of America's self-preservation, the difference is irrelevant.
- Ann Coulter
(Keywords: America, Difference, Idiots, Liberals, Self)
It pisses me off, people are idiots, but what are you going to do? The world is full of idiots. That's why we'll never have flying cars. People don't know how to drive.
- Dustin Diamond
(Keywords: People, Flying, Idiots, World)
I, I don't think anybody's continually happy, uh, except idiots, you know. You know, you have to have little moments of depression.
- Rube Goldberg
(Keywords: Depression, Idiots, Moments)
I don't mind what the market is, but why is it vapid? If they're such a bunch of idiots, why don't you show them good music instead? They're not going to know the difference.
- Kristin Hersh
(Keywords: Music, Difference, Idiots, Mind)
Because the stuff that they feed kids now, they'll have a bunch of idiots in the next millennium as far as art and culture is concerned.
- Billy Higgins
(Keywords: Art, Culture, Idiots, Kids, Now)
Half the world is composed of idiots, the other half of people clever enough to take indecent advantage of them.
- Walter Kerr
(Keywords: People, Idiots, World)
To me, Doors fans were always the 16-year-old idiots at parties, getting stoned, and talking about how Morrison's lyrics were like poetry... like that was a deep thought.
- Bruce McCulloch
(Keywords: Poetry, Thought, Deep, Fans, Idiots, Talking)
Our business is infested with idiots who try to impress by using pretentious jargon.
- David Ogilvy
(Keywords: Business, Idiots, Jargon)
Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Keywords: Men, Idiots, Passion)
I get bitter, angry and disbelieving and I tell my kids there a lot of idiots out there. I also want them to know that being successful is not the real world - that their parents get treated better because they're on TV.
- Al Roker
(Keywords: Successful, Being, Idiots, Kids, Parents, Want, World)
Studio people are idiots. Until they see someone else doing it and make a success of it, they don't open their minds. Most of them are idiots.
- Rob Schneider
(Keywords: Success, People, Idiots, Open)
Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without memory?
- Martin Farquhar Tupper
(Keywords: Wisdom, Idiots, Memory)
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
- Mark Twain
(Keywords: God, First, Idiots, Practice, School)
You don't want to become one of those Hollywood idiots who is just blathering about anything.
- Bradley Whitford
(Keywords: Hollywood, Idiots, Want)