Quotes by fools
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Dutch humanist and philosopher 1469-1536
Fools are without number.
British-born American author 1866-1946
Fools make researches and wise men exploit them.
British playwright and poet 1688-1732
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
Fools rush in where angels fear to thread.Source: An essay on criticism
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
Fools take to themselves the respect that is given to their office.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.Source: An Essay on Criticism 625
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
Roman poet about 1st century AD
Fortune can, for her pleasure, fools advance,
And toss them on the wheels of Chance.
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
Fortune, seeing that she could not make fools wise, has made them lucky.
Marquis de Sade
French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
Get it into your head once and for all, my simple and very fainthearted fellow, that what fools call humanness is nothing but a weakness born of fear and egoism; that this chimerical virtue, enslaving only weak men, is unknown to those whose character is formed by stoicism, courage, and philosophy.
British actor 1885-1957
Get the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything.
John Greenleaf Whittier
American poet and writer 1807-1892
Give fools their gold, and knaves their power; let fortune's bubbles rise and fall; who sows a field, or trains a flower, or plants a tree, is more than all.
French poet and criticus 1636-1711
Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.
English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, but musical as is Apollo's lute, and a perpetual feast of nectared sweets, where no crude surfeit reigns.
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