Oscar Wilde about foolishness (“The Importance of Being Earnest”, 1895) - I am sick to death of cleverness. Everybody is clever nowadays. You can't go anywhere without meeting clever people. The thing has become an absolute public nuisance. I wish to goodness we had a few fools left.
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I am sick to death of cleverness. Everybody is clever nowadays. You can't go anywhere without meeting clever people. The thing has become an absolute public nuisance. I wish to goodness we had a few fools left.
 Oscar WildeThe Importance of Being Earnest (1895). copy citation

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