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Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
Henry David Thoreau
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Horace
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Benjamin Franklin
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Benjamin Franklin
Few of the many wise apothegms which have been uttered have prevented a single foolish action.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
Folly is the direct pursuit of happiness and beauty
George Bernard Shaw
Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgement for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as
Thomas Carlyle
Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
Bible
For God's sake, give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself
Robert Louis Stevenson
I wasn't born a fool. It took work to get this way.
Danny Kaye
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Horace
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
John Dryden
Of all follies there is none greater than wanting to make the world a better place.
Moliere
The Family of Fools is ancient
Benjamin Franklin
The follies which a man regrets most in his life, are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity.
Helen Rowland
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But the righteous are like carvings upon stone, For their smallest act is durable.
Horace
The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.
Henry Louis Mencken
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.
Abraham Lincoln
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