Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Quotation of the Day

"If you wish to avoid ridicule, you should refrain from saying ridiculous things."

Martin Wagner


  1. even a fool seems wise if he remains silent

  2. Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than open one's mouth and remove all doubt.

  3. A fool seems wise if he remains silent, says rubenh.
    Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, says bum.
    (Perhaps because this is also cultural, in my country for instance silence is appreciated when one hasn't got something poignant or wise to say -Although it seems now the american way of speaking all the time has started to take over..)

  4. "Only the contemptible are truly afraid of contempt."

    La Rochefoucauld


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