Quotes on Stupidity

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I'm not a complete idiot, some parts are missing.
 
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
 
IDIOT: A member of a large and powerful tribe whose influence in human affairs has always been dominant and controlling.
 
It's easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.
 
Don't for heaven's sake, be afraid of talking nonsense! But you must pay attention to your nonsense.
 
With stupidity and sound digestion man may front much.
 
Never argue with idiots... They bring you down to their level and beat you with experience.
 
There is a limit to human intelligence, but there is no limit to human stupidity
 
We always underestimate the ingenuity of idiots.
 
If people never did silly things nothing intelligent would ever get done.
 
Gli idioti sono una saggia istituzione della natura che permette agli stupidi di ritenersi intelligenti.
 
I don't know what makes you so dumb, but it works!
 
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
 
It seems to me certain that more people are killed out of righteous stupidity than out of wickedness.
 
Never attribute to malice what can be adequately explained by stupidity. 
 
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.
 
A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.
 
The only difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.
 
Never stay up on the barren heights of cleverness, but come down into the green valleys of silliness.
 
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