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Picture quote by Sayings about wisdom

Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Albert Einstein about knowledge

Any fool can know. The point is to understand. ⏤ Albert Einstein

Picture quote by Proverbs about happiness

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet. ⏤ Proverbs

Picture quote by African Proverbs about wisdom

A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything. ⏤ African Proverbs

Picture quote by Confucius about wisdom

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life. ⏤ Confucius

Picture quote by Rumi about love

Be foolish in love, because love is all there is. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Plato about wisdom

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something. ⏤ Plato

Picture quote by Unknown about wisdom

A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Chinese Proverbs about genius

A genius always presents himself as a fool. ⏤ Chinese Proverbs

Picture quote by Baltasar Gracian about wisdom

A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends. ⏤ Baltasar Gracian

Picture quote by Proverbs about perspective

Even fools seem smart when they are quiet. ⏤ Proverbs

Picture quote by Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton about flatter

A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool. ⏤ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

Picture quote by Anatole France about foolishness

If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing. ⏤ Anatole France

Picture quote by Plato about truth

Strange times are these in which we live when old and young are taught falsehoods in school. And the person that dares to tell the truth is called at once a lunatic and fool. ⏤ Plato

Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about people

We must learn to live together as brothers or we will perish together as fools. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about wisdom

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

Picture quote by Quinton A. Clawson about wisdom

Fools claim omniscience, while the wise are omniscient, of their lack thereof. ⏤ Quinton A. Clawson

Picture quote by Bob Marley about people

You can fool some people sometimes, but you can't fool all the people all the time. ⏤ Bob Marley

Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about mind

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds. ⏤ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Picture quote by Seth Godin about inspirational

The way you make something happen is to do something that a fool could screw up. ⏤ Seth Godin

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The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.

Confucius, philosopher

Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise.

Cato The Elder, historian

A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.


A genius always presents himself as a fool.

Chinese Proverbs,

Even a fool knows you can't touch the stars, but it doesn't stop a wise man from trying.

Harry Anderson, actor

It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

Mark Twain, author

Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.

African Proverbs,

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.

English Proverbs,

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

Josh Billings, comedian

Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.

Horace, poet

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln, president

Don't approach a goat from the front, a horse from the back, or a fool from any side.

Yiddish Proverbs,

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

Dale Carnegie, writer

If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

Its quite true there's a fool born every minute. It's also quite true they don't die that fast.


My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world, and exiles me from it.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.

Robert Frost, poet

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

Confucius, philosopher

The fool needs company, the wise solitude.


The fool thinks himself to be wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. Measure For Measure

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Lord, what fools these mortals be.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Think of yourself as an insensitive, nitpicking, irritable fool to use the product.

Ma Huateng, ceo

The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

The fool has to do at last what the wise did at first.

Italian Proverbs,

It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

The folly of all follies is to be love sick for a shadow.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

I was young and foolish then; now I am old and foolisher.

Mark Twain, author

No one but a fool would measure their satisfaction by what the world thinks of it.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Fools build houses, and wise men buy them.

English Proverbs,

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.

Nicholas Boileau,

Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

Henry Fielding, novelist

Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.

Havelock Ellis, psychologist

Build a system that even a fool can use, and only a fool will want to use it.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

In life, each of us must sometimes play the fool.

Yiddish Proverbs,

No one but a fool is always right.

David Hare, playwright

He is a fool that kisseth the maid when he may kiss the mistress.

English Proverbs,

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

William Blake, poet

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak up and remove all doubt.


Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.

Plato, philosopher

Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

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


A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.

Al Bernstein, writer

If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.

Angelina Jolie, actress

It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.

Fyodor Dostoevsky, novelist

A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.

Nicholas Boileau,

But there comes a moment in everybody's life when he must decide whether he'll live among the human beings or not - a fool among fools or a fool alone.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

Who loves not women, wine and song remains a fool his whole life long.

Martin Luther, monk

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

Josh Billings, comedian

What a fool does in the end, the wise do in the beginning.


A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant one.


He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

I think that people need to have the courage of their convictions and not be trying to fool people into thinking that they've changed overnight.

Chris Bell, politician

It's fool's gold if you are winning games and are not playing the right way.

Antonio Davis, athlete

Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.

Sophocles, poet

Every fool finds a greater one to admire them.


You can't control how you are perceived, and you are a fool if you waste any energy trying to do so. Vanity will get you nowhere.

Dave Blood, musician

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

Honore de Balzac, novelist

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

Nicholas Boileau,

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

Josh Billings, comedian

Fools rush in where Angels fear to tread.

Alexander Pope, poet

A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.

Moliere, playwright

He is mad past recovery, but yet he has lucid intervals.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

Don't hate me 'cause I'm booed a fool!

Brian Celio, novelist

A fellow who is always declaring that he's no fool, usually has his suspicions.

Wilson Mizner, dramatist

It is impossible to make anything foolproof because fools are so ingenious.


Words are the money of fools.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

Only a fool never changes his mind.

Richard Branson, businessman

Most fools think they are only ignorant.

Benjamin Franklin, president

When he said we were trying to make a fool of him, I could only murmur that the Creator had beat us to it.

Ilka Chase, actress

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

Douglas Bader, soldier

Only fools are positive.

Moe Howard, actor

Fools are without number.

Desiderius Erasmus, philosopher

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

Louis L'Amour, author

Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.

Heinrich Heine, poet

A clever child brought up with a foolish one can itself become foolish. Man is so perfectible and corruptible he can become a fool through good sense.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

The fool is always beginning to live.


The company of fools may first make us smile, but in the end we always feel melancholy.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Sometimes the fool who rushes in gets the job done.

Al Bernstein, writer

A fool often fails because he thinks what is difficult is easy.

John Churton Collins, critic

A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom.

Roald Dahl, novelist

The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough to bear the misfortunes, and wisdom enough to manage the affairs of his neighbor.

Benjamin Franklin, president

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it.

W. C. Fields, comedian

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.

E. F. Schumacher, economist

Personally, I don't like a girlfriend to have a husband. If she'll fool her husband, I figure she'll fool me.

Orson Welles, actor

Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it.

Frank Wedekind, playwright

He uses his folly like a stalking-horse, and under the presentation of that he shoots his wit.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job.

Laurence J. Peter, writer

The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.

Richard P. Feynman, physicist

It is a fool's prerogative to utter truths that no one else will speak.

Neil Gaiman, author

Folly is perennial, yet the human race has survived.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.

Thomas Dekker, dramatist

People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

The fool does think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.

Anatole France, novelist

Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

It's very easy to fool yourself that you're working, you know, when you're really not working very hard. I mean, I'm very lazy. So for me, I would always have an excuse, you know, to go - quit early, go to a museum, you know. So I do everything I can to make myself remember this is a job. I keep a schedule.

Robert Caro, writer

It is rude to silence a fool, and cruelty to let him go on.


A foolishness is inflicted with a hatred of itself.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

The biggest fool in the world is he who merely does his work supremely well, without attending to appearance.

Michael Korda, novelist

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