33 Quotes About Stupidness


Being foolish can be defined by instances of stupidity and senselessness. Here are some great quotes on stupidness that help to define state of being.

“A newspaper is a public trust, and we will suffer as a society without them. It is not the Internet that has killed them. It is their own greed, it is their own stupidity, and it is capitalism that has taken our daily newspapers from us.”

“An inability to handle language is not the same thing as stupidity.”

“He may look like an idiot and talk like an idiot, but don’t let that fool you. He really is an idiot.”

“I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.”

“I don’t get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed up in life I would have an excuse. But right now there’s no rehab for stupidity.”

“Ignorance can be educated. Crazy can be medicated. But there is no cure for stupid.”

“In a closed society where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.”

“In politics stupidity is not a handicap.”

“In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.”

“Insanity is just what we call stupidity when it doesn’t make sense.”

“Juvenile crime is not naturally born in the boy, but is largely due either to the spirit of adventure that is in him, to his own stupidity, or to his lack of discipline, according to the nature of the individual.”

“Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.”

“Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.”

“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

“Obstinacy and vehemency in opinion are the surest proofs of stupidity.”

“One should commit no stupidity twice, the variety of choice is, in the end, large enough.”

“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.”

“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.”

“People’s ignorance really pisses me off. Stupidity is when you can’t help it -ignorance is when you choose not to understand something.”

“Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and higher education positively fortifies it.”

“Stubborn and ardent clinging to one’s opinion is the best proof of stupidity.”

“Stupidity combined with arrogance and a huge ego will get you a long way.”

“Stupidity isn’t punishable by death. If it was, there would be a hell of a population drop.”

“The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.”

“The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.”

“The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.”

“The two most common elements in the universe are Hydrogen and stupidity.”

“There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.”

“Think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are stupider than that.”

“To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.”

“We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves.”

“When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.”

“Whoever looks at America will see: the ship is powered by stupidity, corruption, or prejudice.”

Stupidity can be defined by a multitude of ways ranging from ignorance, arrogance, pride, and falseness.