Good sense about trivialities is better than nonsense about things that matter.
Author: Sir Max Beerbohm (1872-1956)
Profession: British Actor
Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they can talk sense.
Author: Robert Frost (1875-1963)
Profession: American Poet
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put on the troubled seas of thought.
Author: John Kenneth Galbraith (1908)
Profession: American Economist
Don't talk to me about a man's being able to talk sense; everyone can talk sense. Can he talk nonsense?
Author: William Pitt (1759-1806)
Profession: British Statesman
Nonsense is good only because common sense is so limited.
Author: George Santayana (1863-1952)
Profession: American Philosopher, Poet