A word to the wise ain't necessary, it's the stupid ones who need the advice.
Any girl can look glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.
The arbitrary rule of a just and enlightened prince is always bad. His virtues are the most dangerous and the surest form of seduction: they lull a people imperceptibly into the habit of loving, respecting, and serving his successor, whoever that successor may be, no matter how wicked or stupid.
The brave man is not he who feels no fear,For that were stupid and irrational;But he, whose noble soul its fear subdues,And bravely dares the danger nature shrinks from.
There is nothing so stupid as an educated man, if you get off the thing that he was educated in.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
There are only two races on this planet-the intelligent and the stupid.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
It's a sign of wisdom that seeds don't squander their energy all at once, instead calmly waiting until the time is right. Seeds aren't stupid
Worry is evidence of an ill-controlled brain; it is merely a stupid waste of time in unpleasantness.
Blows are sarcasm's turned stupid.
A bureaucrat is the most despicable of men, though he is needed as vultures are needed, but one hardly admires vultures whom bureaucrats so strangely resemble. I have yet to meet a bureaucrat who was not petty, dull, almost witless, crafty or stupid, an oppressor or a thief, a holder of little authority in which he delights, as a boy delights in possessing a vicious dog. Who can trust such creatures?
The secret of the demagogue is to make himself as stupid as his audience so that they believe they are as clever as he
Unhappiness does make people look stupid
In fact, when you get right down to it, almost every explanation Man came up with for anything until about 1926 was stupid.
It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.
It is so stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it
It is stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil, when he is the only explanation of it.
The stupid fear fortune, the wise endure it.
You know, the very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common, they don't alter their views to fit the facts, they alter the facts to fit their views, which can be uncomfortable, if you happen to be one of the facts that needs altering.