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  1. 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

  2. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about knowledge

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

  3. Picture quote by African Proverbs about wisdom

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

  4. Picture quote by Proverbs about happiness

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote by Rumi about love

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

  7. Picture quote by Plato about wisdom

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

  8. 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

  9. Picture quote by Baltasar Gracian about wisdom

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

  10. Picture quote by Chinese Proverbs about genius

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

  11. Picture quote by Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton about flatter

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

  12. Picture quote by Proverbs about perspective

    Even fools seem smart when they are quiet. ⏤ Proverbs

  13. Picture quote by Anatole France about foolishness

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

  14. 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

  15. Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about wisdom

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

  16. 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.

  17. 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

  18. Picture quote by Quinton A. Clawson about wisdom

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

  19. Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about mind

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

  20. 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.


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

Cato The Elder

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


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

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

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

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


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

Abraham Lincoln

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

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

Bertrand Russell

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

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


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

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

Lord, what fools these mortals be.

William Shakespeare

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

Arthur Schopenhauer

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

Ma Huateng

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

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

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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

Mark Twain

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

Oliver Goldsmith

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

J. R. R. Tolkien

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

Havelock Ellis

Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.

Nicholas Boileau

Fools build houses, and wise men buy them.

English Proverbs

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

Henry Fielding

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

George Bernard Shaw

No one but a fool is always right.

David Hare

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

Yiddish Proverbs

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


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

English Proverbs

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

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse

Thomas Fuller

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


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

William Blake

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


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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A fool and his money get a lot of publicity.

Al Bernstein

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

Angelina Jolie

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

Martin Luther

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

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

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

Andrew Carnegie

A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.

Nicholas Boileau

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

Antonio Davis

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


Every fool finds a greater one to admire them.


A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant one.


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

Josh Billings

Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.


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

Nicholas Boileau

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

Honore de Balzac

Fools rush in where Angels fear to tread.

Alexander Pope

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

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

Josh Billings

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

Brian Celio

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


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


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

Wilson Mizner

Words are the money of fools.

Thomas Hobbes

Only a fool never changes his mind.

Richard Branson

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

Miguel de Cervantes

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

Douglas Bader

Only fools are positive.

Moe Howard

Most fools think they are only ignorant.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Louis L'Amour

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

Fools are without number.

Desiderius Erasmus

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

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

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

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

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

Frank Wedekind

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

William Shakespeare

Folly is perennial, yet the human race has survived.

Bertrand Russell

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

Roald Dahl

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

Richard P. Feynman

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

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

Thomas Dekker

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

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

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

John Churton Collins

Sometimes the fool who rushes in gets the job done.

Al Bernstein

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

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

Neil Gaiman

The haste of a fool is the slowest thing in the world.

Thomas Shadwell

He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.

James Huneker

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

Ambrose Bierce

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

If there really had been a Mercutio, and if there really were a Paradise, Mercutio might be hanging out with teenage Vietnam draftee casualties now, talking about what it felt like to die for other people's vanity and foolishness.

Kurt Vonnegut

The dullness of the fool is the whetstone of the wits.

William Shakespeare

He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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