Come the millennium, month 12, In the home of greatest power, The village idiot will come forth To be acclaimed the leader.— Nostradamus
Unpopular Village Idiots quotations
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
What do they do for a village idiot when you're here?
Hilary Clinton said you know, it takes a village to raise a child and somebody said it takes a village idiot to believe that … it is part of the whole thing of third parties wanting to make decisions for which they pay no price for when they’re wrong.
An idiot with a plan can beat a genius without a plan.
A village somewhere was missing it's idiot.
Few of the great tragedies of history were created by the village idiot, and many by the village genius.
How could they think Noel was hot? If this was REALLY Versailles, Noel SO would not be Louis XIV, he would be the French version of the village idiot
Anyone can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in their error.
when I was a boy I used to dream of becoming the village idiot.
I used to lie in bed and imagine myself the happy idiot able to get food easily ...and easy sympathy, a planned confusion of not too much love or effort. some would claim that I have succeeded.
One of the problems the internet has introduced is that in this electronic village, all the village idiots have internet access.
Mechanical instruments, potentially a vehicle of rational human purposes, are scarcely a blessing when they enable the gossip of the village idiot and the deeds of the thug to be broadcast to a million people each day.
Watch what the idiots are doing, and do the opposite.
Your village just called. They're missing an idiot.
I try to remind people, whether you have a growth manager or a value manager, you're going to go through cycles where you think you have a village idiot.
Somewhere out there was a village I'd deprived of it's idiot.
Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because the idea wasn't theirs.
If Henry Miller often sounded like a village idiot, it is because, like Whitman, he was the rest of the village as well.
When I become the village idiot, or at least, it starts to become a joke, you can't do that much longer.
I myself have been particularly careful never to say a civil word to the United States. I have scoffed at their inhabitants as a nation of villagers. I have defined the 100 % American as 99 % an idiot. And they adore me.
Picturesque meant - he decided after careful observation of the scenerey that inspired Twoflower to use the word - that the landscape was horribly precipitous. Quaint, when used to describe the occasional village through which they passed, meant fever-ridden and tumbledown. Twoflower was a tourist, the first ever seen on the discworld. Tourist, Rincewind had decided, mean 'idiot'.
This country's crazy in terms of fame and what people think it means.
They expect a writer to be something between a Hollywood starlet and the village idiot.