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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