Fool Quotes

A physician who treats himself has a fool for a patient.

William Osler

Someone once said that a fool can put on his coat better than a wise man can put it on for him. The implications of that undermine most of the agenda of the political left.

Thomas Sowell

The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.

Samuel Butler

The fool's mind wanders, the wise mind wonders.

Patrick J. Mills

A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant one.

MoliËre

A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart.

Kong Fuzi

A spoon does not know the taste of soup, nor a learned fool the taste of wisdom.

Welsh Proverb

He who is born a fool is never cured

Proverb

Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greatest fool may ask more than the wisest man can answer

Charles Caleb Colton

By the time the fool has learned the game, the players have dispersed

African Proverb

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

George Bernard Shaw

[A] ny fool can make history, but it takes a genius to write it.

Oscar Wilde

A wise man fights to win, but he is twice a fool who has no plan for possible defeat.

Louis L'Amour

If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar. If any man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool.

Abraham Lincoln

Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.

J B Priestley

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