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Idiots Quotes

Often referred to as moron, dunce, imbecile, dullard, cretin etc. idiots lack common sense and comes packed with poor judgment and no wit. Initially, idiocy was deemed as a mental illness but later modern studies defined them as a person with very low intellectual quotient as opposed to a person with average wit. Known for making a spectacle with their foolish behavior, idiots have been granted a comical stature in literature and have been used by authors, play writers, and poets to amuse or win sympathy of the audience. A fine example of this is the character Prince Lev Nikolayevich Myshkin from the novel ‘The Idiot’ by a Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky that touches the readers’ sensitivity. Read these famous idiot quotations & sayings to know more about this.

Sean Connery

I'm fed up with the idiots... the ever-widening gap between people who know how to make movies and the people who green-light the movies.

Salvador Dali

The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.

Lou Holtz

God looks after children, animals and idiots.

Children
Honoré de Balzac

For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of intelligence to simpletons, fools, and idiots, especially during youth.