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  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.
  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
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    Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.
  • Alcuin of York
    Alcuin of York
    English scholar, clergyman and poet 735-804
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    At Athens, wise men propose, and fools dispose.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
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    Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    Spinoza Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.
  • Bessie Smith
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    There's nineteen men livin' in my neighborhood, Eighteen of them are fools and the one ain't no doggone good.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
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    Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do.
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
    Source: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2012) 690
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