Source: The Demigod Diaries
„Perhaps it's not that I'm frigid-- it's that once I decide I like a guy, I turn into a raging idiot, unfit for public appearances.“
— Rachel Cohn American writer 1968
Source: Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
„He may look like an idiot and talk like an idiot but don't let that fool you. He really is an idiot.“
— Groucho Marx American comedian 1890 - 1977
„My theory is that we are all idiots. The people who don’t think they’re idiots — they’re the ones that are dangerous.“
— Eric Sykes English actor and director 1923 - 2012
Quoted in The Daily Telegraph, 4 Jul 2012 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/culture-obituaries/tv-radio-obituaries/9375396/Eric-Sykes.html
„If we accept the Greek's definition of the idiot as an altogether private man, then we must conclude that many American citizens are now idiots. And I should not be surprised, although I don't know, if there were some such idiots even in Germany.“
— C. Wright Mills American sociologist 1916 - 1962
"Structure of Power in America", The British Journal of Sociology, Vol. 9 (March 1958).
„Are you an idiot, or an idiot?' Gargarin hissed.
'The first one. I really resent being called the second.“
— Melina Marchetta Australian teen writer 1965
Source: Froi of the Exiles
— Kurt Cobain American musician and artist 1967 - 1994
As quoted in The Daily Of The University Of Washington (1989-05-05).
Interviews (1989-1994), Print
Source: The Book Thief
„Twoflower was a tourist, the first ever seen on the discworld. Tourist, Rincewind had decided, meant 'idiot'.“
— Terry Pratchett English author 1948 - 2015
Source: The Color of Magic
— Timbaland American record producer, rapper, record executive and singer from Virginia 1972
Elliot in the Morning, 2007-02-02
— Neil Innes British comic songwriter 1944 - 2019
How sweet to be an idiot (1973).
Variant: Its hard to hate my prep team. They're such total idiots.
Source: The Hunger Games