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Fools And Foolishness Quotes

Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.

Author: Honore De Balzac (1799-1850)

Profession: French Novelist

In days gone by, we were afraid of dying in dishonor or a state of sin. Nowadays, we are afraid of dying fools. Now the fact is that there is no Extreme Unction to absolve us of foolishness. We endure it here on earth as subjective eternity.

Author: Jean Baudrillard

Profession: French Postmodern Philosopher, Writer

A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.

Author: Al Bernstein

Profession:

Sometimes the fool who rushes in gets the job done.

Author: Al Bernstein

Profession:

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

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his way.

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

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

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

Every fool finds a greater one to admire them.

Author: Bioleau

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A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.

Author: William Blake (1757-1827)

Profession: British Poet, Painter

A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.

Author: Nicholas Boileau (1636-1711)

Profession: French Literary Poet, Critic

Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.

Author: Nicholas Boileau (1636-1711)

Profession: French Literary Poet, Critic

However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.

Author: Nicholas Boileau (1636-1711)

Profession: French Literary Poet, Critic

Foolproof systems do not take into account the ingenuity of fools.

Author: Gene Brown

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There are more fools than knaves in the world, else the knaves would not have enough to live upon.

Author: Samuel Butler (1612-1680)

Profession: British Poet, Satirist

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Author: Dale Carnegie (1888-1955)

Profession: American Author, Trainer