Fools Quotes

Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men

Douglas Bader

Fools rush in where Angels fear to tread.

Alexander Pope

Colleges don’t make fools, they only develop them.

Geroge Lorimer

There are two fools in this world. One is the millionaire who thinks that by hoarding money he can somehow accumulate real power, and the other is the penniless reformer who thinks that if only he can take the money from one class and give it to another, all the world’s ills will be cured.

Henry Ford

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

Josh Billings

Those who wish to appear wise among fools among the wise seem foolish.

Marcus Fabius Quintilian

In the university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools

Doris Lessing

Millions of innocent men, women, and children, since the introduction of Christianity, have been burned, tortured, fined, and imprisoned, yet we have not advanced one inch toward uniformity. What has been the effect of coercion? To make one half of the world fools and the other half hypocrites.

Thomas Jefferson

Fools worry; the wise prepare.

Duane Alan Hahn

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof was to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.

Douglas Adams

Love works in miracles every day: such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak; making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools; favouring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite de Valois

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

James Agate

Etiquette is the invention of wise men to keep fools at a distance.

Sir Richard Steele

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!

Jamrach Holobom

Change of weather is the discourse of fools.

Thomas Fuller†
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