Silly quotes & sayings

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Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly. - Rose Franken


I can live without it all, love with its blood pump, sex with its messy hungers, men with their peacock strutting, their silly sexual baggage, their wet tongues in my ear. - Erica Mann Jong


Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]


Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility. Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on its own dunghill and calling for larger spurs and brighter beaks. I fear that nationalism is one of England's many spurious gifts to the world. - Richard Aldington


A man that is ashamed of passions that are natural and reasonable is generally proud of those that are shameful and silly. - Lady Mary Wortley Montagu


He is very imprudent, a dog; he never makes it his business to inquire whether you are in the right or the wrong, never asks whether you are rich or poor, silly or wise, sinner or saint. You are his pal. That is enough for him. - Jerome K. Jerome


Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence. - Democritus


The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual, when it begins to ignore the passions, the emotions, it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance. - Isaac Bashevis Singer