Fools Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Fools

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Fools are without number.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


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


Silence is the wit of fools.
~By Anatole France ~


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


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 ~


Drinking makes such fools of people, and people are such fools to begin with that it's compounding a felony.
~By Robert Benchley ~


Saw a wedding in the church. It was strange to see what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition.
~By Samuel Pepys ~


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


Fortune, that favors fools.
~By Ben Jonson ~


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


Fortune, seeing that she could not make fools wise, has made them lucky.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


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


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


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


There are two kinds of fools: those who can't change their opinions and those who won't.
~By Josh Billings ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


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


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


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


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


Zeal is fit for wise men, but flourishes chiefly among fools.
~By John Tillotson ~


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 ~


Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it.
~By Alan Perlis ~


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 ~


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


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


There are well-dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools.
~By Nicolas de Chamfort ~


Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be honest.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


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


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


Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


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


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 ~


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


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


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not healed.
~By Horace ~


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


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


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


To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves.
~By Claud-Adrian Helvetius ~


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 ~


No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool. Writers, alas, have to be fools in public, while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
~By Erica Jong ~


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 trouble ain't that there is too many fools, but that the lightning ain't distributed right.
~By Mark Twain ~


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 ~


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


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


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


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


Young men think old men are fools; but old men know young men are fools.
~By George Chapman ~


Fools, most linguists. Damn all to say in one language, so they learn another and say damn all in that.
~By John le Carre ~


In the days of Caesar, kings had fools and jesters. Now network presidents have anchormen.
~By Ted Koppel ~


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


Only fools live in the past or carry envy to the present.
~By Chi Chi Rodriguez ~


Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wise men.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


Only fools are positive.
~By Moe Howard ~


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 ~


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


Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
~By Alexander Pope ~


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


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


I have always maintained that the one important phenomenon presented by modern society is - the enormous prosperity of Fools.
~By Wilkie Collins ~


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 ~


Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


Time makes fools of us all. Our only comfort is that greater shall come after us.
~By E. T. Bell ~


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


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


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


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


I had the conviction that lovemaking fools you. The overpowering emotions it induces make you think you're sharing the same feelings as the other person and that they're imagining the same as you.
~By Greta Scacchi ~


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


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


I am content with nothing, restless and ambitious... and I despise myself for the vanity, which formed half the stimulus to my exertions. Oh would that I were one of those plodding wise fools who having once set their hand to the plough go on nothing doubting.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


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


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


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


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


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


Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
~By Henry Ellis ~

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March 2 ,2024
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