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While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not healed.
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The wise make proverbs, and fools repeat them.
– Isaac D’Israeli
The glittering baits of titles and honours are only for children and fools.
– Jane Welsh Carlyle
Suffer fools gladly; they may be right.
– Holbrook Jackson
Fools, most linguists. Damn all to say in one language, so they learn another and say damn all in that.
– John le Carre
I’d rather be the king of kids, than the prince of fools.
– Jack Black
Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Fortune, that favors fools.
– Ben Jonson
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.
– Blaise Pascal
Wisdom rests in the heart of him who has understanding, but what is in the heart of fools is made known.
– The Bible
I cannot tolerate fools – won’t have anything to do with them. I only want to associate with brilliant people.
– Ida Lupino
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit for fools.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Kids are no fools: they’re very sophisticated, they don’t miss a lot; they don’t miss nuance.
– Bertie Carvel
Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
– Alexander Pope
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
– Albert Einstein
Silence is the wit of fools.
– Anatole France
Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it.
– Alan Perlis
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
I like attractive people who aren’t so terribly aware that they are attractive… people who aren’t afraid to roll on the floor and make fools out of themselves.
– Bob Fosse
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.
– Aldous Huxley
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain – and most fools do.
– Benjamin Franklin
What is wealth? A dream of fools.
– Abraham Cahan
Despair is the conclusion of fools.
There’s no such thing as a foolproof system. That idea fails to take into account the creativity of fools.
– Frank Abagnale
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.
– Franz Grillparzer