Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups

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Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups.
Quote by George Carlin.
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George Carlin

May 11, 1937 – June 21, 2008
George Denis Patrick Carlin was an American stand-up comedian, actor, social critic and author. Widely regarded as one of the most important and influential stand-up comics of all time, he was once dubbed "the dean of counterculture comedians". He was well known for his dark comedy and reflections on politics, the English language, psychology, religion, and various taboo subjects.

I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies

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I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
Quote by Isaac Newton.
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Isaac Newton

January 4, 1643 – March 31, 1727
Sir Isaac Newton was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, theologian, and author (described in his own day as a "natural philosopher") who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time, and a key figure in the scientific revolution.

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity

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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
Quote by Albert Einstein.
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Albert Einstein

March 14, 1879 – April 18, 1955
Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics). His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science.
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