People do not wish to appear foolish; to avoid the appearance of foolishness, they are willing to remain actually fools.
We're fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance.
God give them wisdom that have it; and those that are fools let them use their talents
Travel is a fools paradise.
Fashion--a word which knaves and fools may use, Their knavery and folly to excuse.
Most fools think they are only ignorant.
Get all the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything.
Prejudice is the reason of fools
In travelling I shape myself betimes to idleness And take fools' pleasure
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
Live this day as if it will be your last. Remember that you will only find "tomorrow" on the calendars of fools. Forget yesterday's defeats, and ignore the problems of tomorrow.
In the university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools
Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.
The wise make proverbs, and fools repeat them.
Words are the counters of wise men, and the money of fools
Colleges don't make fools, they only develop them.
Change of weather is the discourse of fools.
Fill up, fill up, for wisdom cools
When ever we let the wine rest.
Here is death to Prohibitions fools,
And every kind of vine-pest!
New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.
Only the fools are certain and assured.
If it were not for the company of fools, a witty man would often be greatly at a loss.
Tis an old maxim in the schools, That flattery's the food of fools; Yet now and then your men of wit, Will condescend to take a bit.
Beautiful gates, houses and palaces, solidly built forts, elephants, saddled horses, hundreds of thousands of uncounted armies - none of these will go along with anyone in the end, and yet, the fools bother themselves to exhaustion with these, and then die.
Necessity teaches wisdom, while prosperity makes fools.