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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Stupidity:

A stupid person should keep silent. But if he knew this, he would not be a stupid person.
~ Muslih-Ud-Din Saadi.

A word to the wise ain't necessary, it's the stupid ones who need the advice.
~ Bill Cosby.

Anybody who feels at ease in the world today is a fool.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins.

At least two thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity, idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religious or political idols.
~ Aldous Huxley.

Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.
~ John Stuart Mill.

Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity.
~ Edwin Land.

In the first place God made idiots; that was for practice; then he made school boards.
~ Mark Twain.

Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped.
~ Elbert Hubbard.

If stupidity got us into this mess, then why can't it get us out?
~ Will Rogers.

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

It's so simple to be wise. Just think of something stupid to say and say the opposite.
~ Sam Levenson.

Kindness trumps greed: it asks for sharing. Kindness trumps fear: it calls forth gratefulness and love. Kindness trumps even stupidity, for with sharing and love, one learns.
~ Marc Estrin.

Most people would die sooner than think; in fact, they do.
~ Bertrand Russell.

Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
~ Terry Pratchett, Hogfather.

Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
~ Terry Pratchett, Feet of Clay.

The dumbest people I know are those who know it all.
~ Malcom Forbes.

Then there's politics. Just imagine politics with its dumbbell element subtracted. There would be no Republican candidates. There would be no Democratic voters. The whole system would collapse.
~ P.J. O'Rourke.

Trickery and treachery are the practices of fools that have not the wits enought to be honest.
~ Benjamin Franklin.

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
~ Albert Einstein.

When people thought the Earth was flat, they were wrong. When people thought the Earth was spherical they were wrong. But if you think that thinking the Earth is spherical is just as wrong as thinking the Earth is flat, then your view is wronger than both of them put together.
~ Isaac Asimov.

With stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.
~ Friedrich Von Schiller.

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.
~ Plato.

You can't fix stupid. There's not a pill you can take, or a class you can go to.
~ Ron White.

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