Quotes about stupidity

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„It is better to be poor and walk in integrity than to be stupid and speak lies.“

—  Solomon king of Israel and the son of David -1011 - -931 BC
Proverbs 19:1 http://www.jw.org/en/publications/bible/nwt/books/proverbs/19/

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„Translated: Human stupidity is international.“

—  Kurt Tucholský German-Jewish journalist, satirist and writer 1890 - 1935
"Hégésippe Simon" http://www.zeno.org/Literatur/M/Tucholsky,+Kurt/Werke/1931/H%C3%A9g%C3%A9sippe+Simon (1931); also in Schnipsel, published 1973, p. 102.

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„It's too bad that stupidity isn't painful“

—  Anton LaVey Founder of the Church of Satan, author of the Satanic Bible 1930 - 1997
Context: It's too bad that stupidity isn't painful.

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„Love's ship has foundered on the rocks of life.
We're quits: stupid to draw up a list
of mutual sorrows, hurts and pains.“

—  Vladimir Mayakovsky Russian and Soviet poet, playwright, artist and stage and film actor 1893 - 1930
Untitled last poem found after his death; translation from Martin Seymour-Smith Guide to Modern World Literature (London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1975) vol. 4, p. 235

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„Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.“

—  Hedy Lamarr Austrian-American actress and co-inventor of an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping 1914 - 2000
As quoted in The Stars (1962) by Richard Schickel

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„Ignorance is curable, stupid is forever.“

—  Robert A. Heinlein American science fiction author 1907 - 1988

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„I shall not commit the fashionable stupidity of regarding everything I cannot explain as a fraud.“

—  C.G. Jung Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytical psychology 1875 - 1961

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