“It’s easy to identify people who can’t count to ten. They’re in front of you in the supermarket express line.”
“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.”
“The stupid are deaf to the truth; they hear, but think that the wisdom applies to someone else.”
“Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped."
Elbert Green Hubbard
“If stupidity got us into this mess, then why can’t it get us out?”
The difference between
stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Stupidity combined with arrogance and a huge ego will get you a long way.
I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.
Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.
Robert A. Heinlein
Alcohol gives you infinite patience for stupidity.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.
To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed
in with it.