Never mistake zealotry for stupidity. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jeff from California
    • 02.01.14 | 20:20 (IST)

    A stupid person wandering around a minefield will eventually blow his legs off simply because he doesn't pay attention. A zealot finding himself in the middle of a minefield will attempt to lure his adversaries to meet him, tossing rocks at nearby mines as those step gingerly past. A stupid person's greatest danger is to himself; a zealot's, to all those around him who are not precisely identical True Believers™. Bennett is many things, but 'stupid' is not one of them.

    from the article: Bennett’s reign of terror on Israel
    First published 05:45 21.07.13 | Last updated 05:45 21.07.13
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