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Fools Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Fools

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It's the actors who are prepared to make fools of themselves who are usually the ones who come to mean something to the audience.
~By Christian Bale ~


Those who wish to appear wise among fools, among the wise seem foolish.
~By Marcus Fabius Quintilian ~


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


No psychologist should pretend to understand what he does not understand... Only fools and charlatans know everything and understand nothing.
~By Anton Chekhov ~


History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


In university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools.
~By Doris Lessing ~


The company of fools may first make us smile, but in the end we always feel melancholy.
~By Oliver Goldsmith ~


An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.
~By Ernest Hemingway ~


Fools act on imagination without knowledge, pedants act on knowledge without imagination.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


The world is full of fools; and he who would not wish to see one, must not only shut himself up alone, but must also break his looking-glass.
~By Nicolas Boileau ~


The surprising thing about young fools is how many survive to become old fools.
~By Doug Larson ~


Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.
~By Lord Byron ~


The public! the public! how many fools does it require to make the public?
~By Thomas Chalmers ~


I'm different. I have a different constitution, I have a different brain, I have a different heart. I got tiger blood, man. Dying's for fools, dying's for amateurs.
~By Charlie Sheen ~


It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.
~By Voltaire ~


Who were the fools who spread the story that brute force cannot kill ideas? Nothing is easier. And once they are dead they are no more than corpses.
~By Simone Weil ~


Give fools their gold, and knaves their power; let fortune's bubbles rise and fall; who sows a field, or trains a flower, or plants a tree, is more than all.
~By John Greenleaf Whittier ~


Wise men argue causes; fools decide them.
~By Anacharsis ~


For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
~By Alexander Pope ~


But there comes a moment in everybody's life when he must decide whether he'll live among the human beings or not - a fool among fools or a fool alone.
~By Thornton Wilder ~


Genius goes around the world in its youth incessantly apologizing for having large feet. What wonder that later in life it should be inclined to raise those feet too swiftly to fools and bores.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


It's true I don't tolerate fools but then they don't tolerate me, so I am spiky. Maybe that's why I'm quite good at playing spiky elderly ladies.
~By Maggie Smith ~


Words are the money of fools.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


I have met with some of them - very honest fellows, who, with all their stupidity, had a kind of intelligence and an upright good sense, which cannot be the characteristics of fools.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


The older I get, the less I suffer fools gladly.
~By Kathleen Turner ~


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


Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


In the mass of mankind, I fear, there is too great a majority of fools and knaves; who, singly from their number, must to a certain degree be respected, though they are by no means respectable.
~By Philip Stanhope ~


Whenever, at a party, I have been in the mood to study fools, I have always looked for a great beauty: they always gather round her like flies around a fruit stall.
~By Jean Paul ~


For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
~By Alexander Pope ~


When it comes to cars, only two varieties of people are possible - cowards and fools.
~By Russell Baker ~


Reason commands us far more imperiously than a master; for in disobeying the one we are unfortunate, and in disobeying the other we are fools.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


It is my fate and perhaps my temperament to sign agreements with fools.
~By E. M. Forster ~


Is not this whole world an illusion? And yet it fools everybody.
~By Angela Carter ~


There was no doubt that there was a vast organization which was making fools of all the liberals in Hollywood and taking their money, that there was a police state among the Left element in Hollywood and Broadway.
~By Elia Kazan ~


I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


Suffer fools gladly; they may be right.
~By Holbrook Jackson ~


Bad experience is a school that only fools keep going to.
~By Ezra Taft Benson ~


I'd rather be the king of kids, than the prince of fools.
~By Jack Black ~


Rush Limbaugh is good for the party. Drive it all the way down, take it down as low as it can go, make complete fools of themselves, because it's always darkest before the dawn, and then maybe a moderate can come in and rescue them.
~By Evan Thomas ~


The appalling thing is the degree of charity women are capable of. You see it all the time... love lavished on absolute fools. Love's a charity ward, you know.
~By Lawrence Durrell ~


New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.
~By James Agate ~


Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
~By Honore de Balzac ~


Those who claim to have had happy lives seem to be silly fools.
~By Taylor Caldwell ~


Change of weather is the discourse of fools.
~By Thomas Fuller ~


People do not wish to appear foolish; to avoid the appearance of foolishness, they are willing to remain actually fools.
~By Alice Walker ~


Every man must wear out at least one pair of fools shoes.
~By Earl Derr Biggers ~


Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
~By Voltaire ~


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


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


Words are the counters of wise men, and the money of fools.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


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


It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
~By Voltaire ~


Despair is the conclusion of fools.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools.
~By William Lamb Melbourne ~


People have the power to redeem the work of fools.
~By Patti Smith ~


Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
~By Spiro T. Agnew ~


I am two fools, I know, for loving, and for saying so in whining poetry.
~By John Donne ~


Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
~By Albert Einstein ~


We must fight as a race for everything that makes for a better country and a better world. We are dreaming idiots and trusting fools to do anything less.
~By Ralph Bunche ~


There are more fools in the world than there are people.
~By Heinrich Heine ~


The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people are full of doubts.
~By James P. Hogan ~


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


I have felt in my very blood, ever since I was born, a most unconquerable hatred towards the whole tribe of fools, and it arises from the fact that I feel myself a blockhead whenever I am in their company.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


Ninety-nine per cent of the people in the world are fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion.
~By Thornton Wilder ~


Politics will sooner or later make fools of everybody.
~By Dick Armey ~


It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
~By Horace ~


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 ~


The main purpose of the stock market is to make fools of as many men as possible.
~By Bernard Baruch ~


With the hugely talented women I've worked with or observed, it's not a question about temperament or ego; it's a question about getting it right. If they've got a reputation for being difficult it's usually because they just don't suffer fools.
~By Glenn Close ~


The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


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 ~


Fools are more to be feared than the wicked.
~By Queen Christina ~


We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
~By Martin Luther King, Jr. ~


Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living in it, or profit.
~By Josh Billings ~


Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
~By Aulus Persius Flaccus ~


Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


I'm dealing with fools and trolls and soft targets. It's just strafing runs in my underwear before my first cup of coffee. I don't have time for these clowns.
~By Charlie Sheen ~


Without a notion of the transcendental, human beings would, indeed, be animals; however, only fools can be convinced of it, and only degenerates need such a conviction.
~By Franz Grillparzer ~


You will be amused when you see that I have more than once deceived without the slightest qualm of conscience, both knaves and fools.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


Fools are without number.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


Men may live fools, but fools they cannot die.
~By Edward Young ~


The fools ran after me and I ran after the whores, foolish though I realized such a proceeding to be.
~By C. S. Forester ~


Start with God - the first step in learning is bowing down to God; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.
~By King Solomon ~


The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
~By Horace ~


Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
~By William Congreve ~


In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
~By George Santayana ~


Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


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 ~


Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Here cometh April again, and as far as I can see the world hath more fools in it than ever.
~By Charles Lamb ~


Journalists, who are skeptical to begin with, simply do not like to be lied to or made fools of.
~By Roger Mudd ~


When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.
~By William Shakespeare ~


How hard it is to make your thoughts look anything but imbecile fools when you paint them with ink on paper.
~By Olive Schreiner ~


If it were not for the company of fools, a witty man would often be greatly at a loss.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~

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April 22 ,2021
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