A Little Nonsense Now and Then, Is Relished By the Wisest Men?

Question:Give me more silliness, Horace or anyone's?




Answers:
"Some folks are wise, and some are otherwise." -- Tobias Smollett
'nervous? 'course he was!. he was as nervous as a very small nun at a penguin shoot!

d.c.i Gene Hunt, 'life on mars'.
Life became much easier for me when I stopped expecting people to make sense.

=Attributed to a cab driver in Cincinnati
Mingle a little folly with your wisdom; a little nonsense now and then is pleasant. [Lat., Misce stultitiam consiliis brevem: Dulce est desipere in loco.]
Author: Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus)

When I was born the doctor took one look at my face . turned me over and said. Look ... twins!
Rodney Dangerfield (1921 - 2004)

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not mis-become a monarch.
Author: Horace Walpole
"There's an old saying in Tennessee — I know it's in Texas, probably in Tennessee — that says, fool me once, shame on — shame on you. Fool me — you can't get fooled again."

-- George Bush

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