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A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.
Kids are smart: don't underestimate their bull detector. Contemporary kids have access to a lot of information, so don't even try to fool them. I have never been more nervous about my research than when writing for young adults because they pick up every single error.
Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.
Almost everybody's happy to be a fool for love.
I am trying to do two things: dare to be a radical and not a fool, which is a matter of no small difficulty.
James A. Garfield
Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool.
If you wish to avoid seeing a fool you must first break your looking glass.
No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool. Writers, alas, have to be fools in public, while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
I just love making a fool out of myself. I made my living as a clown at kids' parties for about three years.
Any fool can write a novel but it takes real genius to sell it.
J. G. Ballard
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.
The best servants of the people, like the best valets, must whisper unpleasant truths in the master's ear. It is the court fool, not the foolish courtier, whom the king can least afford to lose.
Anybody who can drive and doesn't come out of it a rich man is a fool.
I don't really mind what people say about my love life or anything like that, but the one thing is that, yes, I do sing and write all my own music. That is something that I hold really dear. And yeah, I made a fool of myself in front of the world, but it was also great to pick myself back up and go on tour.
More people, especially young people, are realising that if they want change, they've got to go about it themselves - they can't depend on a particular person, i.e. me, to do all the work. They are less easy to fool than they used to be, they now know what's going on all over the world.
Aung San Suu Kyi
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
Pearl S. Buck
An unemployed court jester is nobody's fool.
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
My feet have been my best friend for the last 40 years. I've just been a dancing fool on stage, and after awhile you just kind of wear them out.
I wasn't born a fool. It took work to get this way.
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.
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
A fool often fails because he thinks what is difficult is easy.
John Churton Collins
I wouldn't know how to fool a man any more. My deceiving days seem so long ago.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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