“A sad spectacle. If they be inhabited, what a scope for misery and folly. If they be not inhabited, what a waste of space.”
“I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.”
“But love is blind, and lovers cannot see The pretty follies that themselves commit, For if they could, Cupid himself would blush To see me thus transformed to a boy”
“Now I believe I can hear the philosophers protesting that it can only be misery to live in folly, illusion, deception and ignorance, but it isn't --it's human.”
“Human folly does not impede the turning of the stars.”
“Is there in all the history of human folly a greater fool than a clergymen in politics?”
“No folly is more costly than the folly of intolerant idealism”
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