Silly quotes

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The minkukel database is filled with quotes and proverbs about brains and cleverness, wisdom and stupidity, serious and unserious thoughts.

Actually, they are not at all silly quotes, … some are very clever or wise ones.

Don’t worry if you don’t understand them.




 

 

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‘Stupid as a man,’ say the women: ‘cowardly as a woman,’ say the men. Stupidity in a woman is unwomanly.

Friedrich Nietzsche


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

The Pickwick Papers
Charles Dickens


… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared
Jonas Jonasson



A brainiac notices everything, an ignoramus comments about everything.

Heinrich Heine


A cigarette is a pipe with a fire at one end and a fool at the other.


A clever wife often sleeps with a stupid husband.

Chinese proverb


A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.

Douglas Adams


A fool and his money are soon parted.

A foolish person usually spends money without thinking.


A fool at forty is a fool forever.

If a person hasn’t matured by the age of 40, they never will.


A fool’s mind is at the mercy of his tongue and a wise man’s tongue is under the control of his mind.

Ali


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Self-Reliance
Ralph Waldo Emerson


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Israel Zangwil


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Bertrand Russell


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Turkey



‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Bill Cosby


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Bill Cosby


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Minkukel


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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Friedrich von Schiller


‘What’s rather dubious?’ inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. ‘What’s dubious?’

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… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

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John Stuart Mill


… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

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Eric Hoffer


… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

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… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

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Victor Hugo


… it wasn’t hard to play stupid when you are stupid.

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The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follett


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