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Quote Left Draw a crazy picture,Write a nutty poem,Sing a mumble-gumble song,Whistle through your comb.Do a loony-goony dance'Cross the kitchen floor,Put something silly in the worldThat ain't been there before. Quote Right
Quote Left They laid their hands upon my head, They stroked my cheek and brow; And time could heal a hurt, they said, And time could dim a vow. And they were pitiful and mild Who whispered to me then; The heart that breaks in April, child; Will mend in May again. Oh, many a mended heart they knew; So old they were, and wise. And little did they have to do To come to me with lies! Who flings me silly talk of May Shall meet a bitter soul; For June was nearly spent away Before my heart was whole. Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left It's silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of Vietnam when we could pave the whole country and put parking stripes on it and still be home by Christmas. Quote Right
Quote Left They want to know a lot about sex, but I don't think all their questions are being answered. That's where I come in. ... I tell them, 'Please ask me.' There is no such thing as a silly or stupid question. Quote Right
Quote Left Nature meant me a wife, a silly harmless household Dove, fond without art; and kind without deceit. Quote Right
Quote Left A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely. Quote Right
Quote Left It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years. Quote Right
Quote Left There was an artist silly for his face, For it was younger than his youth, last year. Quote Right
Quote Left Silly girls your heads full of boys Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left A Whig is properly what is called a Trimmer -- that is, a coward to both sides of the question, who dare not be a knave nor an honest man, but is a sort of whiffing, shuffling, cunning, silly, contemptible, unmeaning negation of the two. Quote Right
Quote Left 'O.K., Marlowe,' I said to myself, 'you're a tough guy. You've been zapped twice, choked, beaten silly with a gun, shot in the arm until you'r... Quote Right
Quote Left When the child is twelve, your wife buys her a splendidly silly article of clothing called a training bra. To train what? I never had a traini... Quote Right
Quote Left Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity. Quote Right
Quote Left When you get right down to it, the Safety Lecture is a silly idea. I mean, if the passengers really thought the plane was going to crash, they wouldn't get on it in the first place, let alone learn how to get an adequate oxygen supply on the way down. by Quote Right
Quote Left Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected. Quote Right
Quote Left Novelists are perhaps the last people in the world to be entrusted with opinions. The nature of a novel is that it has no opinions, only the dialectic of contrary views, some of which, all of which, may be untenable and even silly. A novelist should not be too intelligent either, although he may be permitted to be an intellectual. Quote Right
Quote Left Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity. Quote Right
Quote Left Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way. Quote Right
Quote Left If courtesans and strumpets were to be prosecuted with as much rigor as some silly people would have it, what locks or bars would be sufficient to preserve the honor of our wives and daughters? Quote Right
Quote Left It's silly to go on pretending that under the skin we are all brothers. The truth is more likely that under the skin we are all cannibals, assassins, traitors, liars, hypocrites, poltroons. Quote Right
Quote Left Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born. Quote Right
Quote Left The petty economies of the rich are just as amazing as the silly extravagances of the poor. Quote Right
Quote Left The others died, the luck of it blurting through them. I could not, I was a silly broken umbrella... Quote Right
Quote Left Loud laughter is the mirth of the mob, who are only pleased with silly things; for true Wit or good Sense never excited a laugh since the creation of the world. A man of parts and fashion is therefore often seen to smile, but never heard to laugh. Quote Right
Quote Left Nothing to be done really about animals. Anything you do looks foolish. The answer isn't in us. It's almost as if we're put here on earth to show how silly they aren't. Quote Right
Quote Left Mix a little foolishness with your prudence It's good to be silly at the right moment. Quote Right
Quote Left Don't ask silly questions if you don't want foolish answers. Quote Right
Quote Left We find it hard to believe that other people's thoughts are as silly as our own, but they probably are. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Silly

Quote Left Homosexuals are made to feel inferior as well, so when they want power and to feel superior they attack another group. It is really silly because all of us are fighting for our freedom and the right to be ourselves, but we feel the need to trap another in their skin, simply because we feel trapped in our own skin. Quote Right
Quote Left "Sorry to intrude on your real life. Silly me." Quote Right
Quote Left "Sorry to intrude on your real life. Silly me." Quote Right
Quote Left It's not silly to make mistakes. It's silly when you don't want to learn from your mistakes. Quote Right