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A fellow who is always declaring he's no fool usually has his suspicions.
~By Wilson Mizner ~


Even in the centuries which appear to us to be the most monstrous and foolish, the immortal appetite for beauty has always found satisfaction.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


Sanctions and negotiations can be very ineffective, and indeed foolish, unless the people you are talking with and negotiating with and trying to reach agreements with are people who can be trusted to keep their word.
~By Caspar Weinberger ~


Silence is the virtue of fools.
~By Francis Bacon ~


When someone's acting for a scene, they can fool the camera. But in everyday life, unless you're watching and censoring yourself every minute, or spending all your time in the company of ladies, what you feel is bound to show in your eyes.
~By Cesar Romero ~


It is the fool who thinks he cannot be fooled.
~By Joey Skaggs ~


When the second record came out, they started calling it The Band. I voted to call it The Crackers. I'm no fool.
~By Levon Helm ~


My new movie, Fools Rush In, is a romantic comedy and the girl I play in that is very warm, very sweet.
~By Salma Hayek ~


The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.
~By William Blake ~


Reality must take precedence over public relations, for nature cannot be fooled.
~By Richard P. Feynman ~


Fools rush in where incumbents fear to tread.
~By Norman Ralph Augustine ~


If women believed in their husbands they would be a good deal happier and also a good deal more foolish.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Get all the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything.
~By Frank Dane ~


A man may be as much a fool from the want of sensibility as the want of sense.
~By Anna Jameson ~


To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
~By Ben Jonson ~


Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
~By Charles Spurgeon ~


Nothing to be done really about animals. Anything you do looks foolish. The answer isn't in us. It's almost as if we're put here on earth to show how silly they aren't.
~By Russell Hoban ~


Only a fool permits the letter of the law to override the spirit in the heart. Do not let a piece of paper stand in the way of true love and headlines.
~By Rod Stewart ~


Eloquence, n. The art of orally persuading fools that white is the color that it appears to be. It includes the gift of making any color appear white.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


The good news, to relieve all this gloom, is that a democracy is inherently self-correcting. Here, the people are sovereign. Inept political leaders can be replaced. Foolish policies can be changed. Disastrous mistakes can be reversed.
~By Theodore C. Sorensen ~


It's a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
~By Horace ~


You can fool all the people all the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.
~By Joseph E. Levine ~


As a West Side kid fooling around with boxing gloves, I had been, for some reason of temperament, more interested in dodging a blow than in striking one.
~By Gene Tunney ~


Don't hate me 'cause I'm booed a fool!
~By Brian Celio ~


A minority group has "arrived" only when it has the right to produce some fools and scoundrels without the entire group paying for it.
~By Carl T. Rowan ~


He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
~By Andrew Carnegie ~


People who don't see their nature and imagine they can practice thoughtlessness all the time are lairs and fools.
~By Bodhidharma ~


Yes, I now that you feel you are not strong enough. That's what the enemy thinks too. But we're gonna fool them.
~By Knute Rockne ~


The die is set and Malcolm will not escape for the foolish talk he spoke against his benefactor, such a man, is worthy of death, and it would have been so, were it not for Muhammad's confidence that God would give him the victory over the enemies.
~By Louis Farrakhan ~


The reality is, it will be a significant conflict going for many, many months, if not longer. Saddam Hussein is not a fool. He hasn't been sitting there waiting to get shot for 13 years.
~By John Hewson ~


We can't fool ourselves that they will ever be enough to overthrow Capitalism. If we're serious about that we need to organise ourselves in our workplaces and communities, making the links with other workers internationally.
~By John Blair ~


I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool an optimist must know how sad a place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day.
~By Peter Ustinov ~


The first prerogative of an artist in any medium is to make a fool of himself.
~By Pauline Kael ~


I fooled some of the most brilliant people in journalism.
~By Jayson Blair ~


The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit for fools.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


An actor would be foolish to do something that might hold up the picture, or more importantly incapacitate him. If an actor does do a stunt he needs to make sure a stunt man stands by to see that it's done correctly.
~By Glenn Ford ~


Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
~By Euripides ~


I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


Some women can be fooled all of the time, and all women can be fooled some of the time, but the same woman can't be fooled by the same man in the same way more than half of the time.
~By Helen Rowland ~


But even gold is not everything: and only a fanatic, and a rather foolish fanatic, would say that this style of fiction summed up and exhausted all the good that fiction could give and do.
~By George Saintsbury ~


In fact, to gull a fool seems to me an exploit worthy of a witty man.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


You look like gold. I've been fooled before, but now I know I've made the mistake in the past. But now I, now I know the difference from gold and brass.
~By Ben Harper ~


I expected to be shot at any moment and if they had done I would have understood, that they couldn't take risks with someone foolhardy or so unpredictable.
~By Laurie Lee ~


Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
~By William Shakespeare ~


Those who realize their folly are not true fools.
~By Zhuangzi ~


It's marvellous to be popular, but foolish to think it will last.
~By Dusty Springfield ~


Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
~By John Donne ~


I go out there and make a fool of myself. It's inevitable.
~By Armand Assante ~


What is wealth? A dream of fools.
~By Abraham Cahan ~


You're here to sweat. This program is live. There's about one thousand million people watching you. So, you remember - one wrong word, one foolish gesture and your whole career could go down in flames. Hold that thought and have a nice night.
~By Paul Hogan ~


It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
~By Aeschylus ~


There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world. The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us, with or without repentance.
~By Gilbert Parker ~


The Lord commonly gives riches to foolish people, to whom he gives nothing else.
~By Martin Luther ~


People come out to see the players. When do you see a manager anyway? When he's out on the field arguing with the umpires, making a fool of himself and you know you can't win, and when he brings out the line-up card.
~By Frank Robinson ~


I love fools' experiments. I am always making them.
~By Charles Darwin ~


A fool and his words are soon parted.
~By William Shenstone ~


After granting amnesty to illegals 20 years ago, we have gone from 3 million illegals to 11 million illegals. Our government has been fooled once by this amnesty argument, let us not be fooled again.
~By Ric Keller ~


No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


Strange, to see what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition, every man and wife gazing and smiling at them.
~By Samuel Pepys ~


The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey her husband has sent more women to the grave than to the courts for a divorce.
~By Lemuel K. Washburn ~


A man is a fool if he drinks before he reaches the age of 50, and a fool if he doesn't afterward.
~By Frank Lloyd Wright ~


At Athens, wise men propose, and fools dispose.
~By Alcuin ~


The fellow that agrees with everything you say is either a fool or he is getting ready to skin you.
~By Kin Hubbard ~


I'm sort of in for a penny, in for a pound with Star Trek, It's my life at this point. To deny it would just be foolish.
~By Jonathan Frakes ~


No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
~By Hunter S. Thompson ~


It is unsafe to take your reader for more of a fool than he is.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


He's a fool that marries, but he's a greater that does not marry a fool; what is wit in a wife good for, but to make a man a cuckold?
~By William Wycherley ~


The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Only a fool does not fear actors, but you can't beat them, and if you can't beat them, join them, as they say. As I've got older I've become very interested in that part of the work.
~By Lars von Trier ~


I never did buy things on credit, I always paid for 'em, because I can't see much difference in paying for something and just waiting a week and pay interest on it; that looks foolish to me.
~By Howard Finster ~


It works both ways: there are victims of tragedy who come to me who have experienced grief of such magnitude that they cannot reconcile. Likewise, I cannot change the mentality of those who committed the crimes or the fools who followed them.
~By Paddy Ashdown ~


I have learned that any fool can write a bad ad, but that it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
~By Leo Burnett ~


I don't fool with a lot of things that I can't have fun with. There's not much reward in that.
~By Levon Helm ~


People have always thought that I wasn't ambitious. They judged by appearances and were fooled. I was competitive. I wanted success and was willing to work for it.
~By Perry Como ~


To be able to write a play a man must be sensitive, imaginative, naive, gullible, passionate; he must be something of an imbecile, something of a poet, something of a liar, something of a damn fool.
~By Robert E. Sherwood ~


Baseball must be a great game to survive the fools who run it.
~By Bill Terry ~


A woman is always a mystery: one must not be fooled by her face and her hearts inspiration.
~By Edmondo De Amicis ~


I think that we're foolhardy to not be engaging in federal funding of stem-cell research in the most aggressive way we possibly can.
~By Elizabeth Edwards ~


The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
~By Anatole France ~


A man may be a fool and not know it, but not if he is married.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


Words do not express thoughts very well. They always become a little different immediately after they are expressed, a little distorted, a little foolish.
~By Hermann Hesse ~


Ridicule is the first and last argument of a fool.
~By Charles Simmons ~


The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
~By Nathaniel Hawthorne ~


An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
~By Charles de Montesquieu ~


The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
~By James Russell Lowell ~


Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
~By Andrew Young ~


Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but no one should be fool enough to allow skunks to choose the weapons.
~By Joseph Cannon ~


Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~


The first rule to living in America is 'Stop tap dancing, you fool!'.
~By Ryan Stiles ~


Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.
~By Paulo Coelho ~


Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
~By John Gay ~


It's easy to fool the eye but it's hard to fool the heart.
~By Al Pacino ~


We were young, we were foolish, we were arrogant, but we were right.
~By Daniel Ellsberg ~


Remember that the greatest fool in the world may ask more than the wisest man can answer.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost think that there were no fools in their days, but unluckily they themselves are left as an example.
~By Alexander Pope ~


When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
~By Cynthia Heimel ~


It would be foolish to suggest that government is a good custodian of aesthetic goals. But, there is no alternative to the state.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform.
~By Edward Young ~

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March 4 ,2021
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