Fool Quotes

Edgar Allan Poe

I have great faith in fools - self-confidence my friends will call it.. Edgar Allan Poe
I have great faith in fools - self-confidence my friends will call it.

Henry David Thoreau

Any fool can make a rule And any fool will mind it.. Henry David Thoreau
Any fool can make a rule
And any fool will mind it.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Anyone that says his mind will be probably regarded a fool, but the true artist is not moved by the comments about the looks of his painting or remarks that are dreadfully sarcastic, but hearken now! That he who says what others want to hear hasn't said anything of his own.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Death people who are still alive at this hour, must resurrect and ascend to the intellectual
Death people who are still alive at this hour, must resurrect and ascend to the intellectual heaven where there is no ignorance.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Don't show a friend your gift, or your bag of money if you still want to maintain your relationship, but if nay, go on, and all you'll see is hate and jealousy, and you'll fight with him in the street like a dog and all you'll feel is regret.

William Faulkner

Talk, talk, talk: the utter and heartbreaking stupidity of words.

Don Roff

You can be a writer who doesn't read everyday. But you're not fooling anyone. It shows, rather embarrassingly, in your work.


A man is seated on top of a tree in the midst of a burning forest. He sees all living beings perish. But he doesn’t realize that the same fate is soon to overtake him also. That man is fool.

Christopher Moore

Love needs room to grow. Like a rose. Or a tumor.

Thomas Fuller

A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell.

John Brunner

There are two kinds of fools. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, " This is new, and therefore better.

Brandon Sanderson

Jasnah had once defined a fool as a person who ignored information because it disagreed with desired results.

Bamigboye Olurotimi

Wisdom is unwanted in the colony of fools

Kurt Vonnegut

I still believe that peace and plenty and happiness can be worked out some way. I am a fool.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every man is a divinity in disguise, a god playing the fool.

Aniekee Tochukwu

Mistake is an event not a person

Charles Proteus Steinmetz

There are no foolish questions and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Working hard is a fool's anthem, getting others to work for you is the motto for every successful man.

Sheri Holman

No woman kills herself for love, and rarely for shame. It is the cruelty of hope that does a woman in; for no matter how many men a woman has given herself to, she never holds her life cheap until she foolishly believed it to be valued.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

I am a fool with a heart but no brains, and you are a fool with brains but no heart; and we’re both unhappy, and we both suffer.

Anthony Liccione

The mind can fool the heart, as the heart can fool the mind.

William Shakespeare

Cucullus non facit monachum; that’s as much to say, as I wear not motley in my brain.

Amit Kalantri

Over intellect will make you a genius, over emotions will make you a lunatic.

Oscar Wilde

Any fool can make history, but it takes a genius to write it.

William Shakespeare

Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.

Dean Koontz

I was the worst kind of fool. When I look back on that August night, changed forever by all my wounds and all my suffering, that undamaged Odd Thomas seems like a different human being from me, immeasurably more confident than I am now, still able to hope, but not as wise, and I mourn for him.


Foolish people inflict pain upon them self which is worse than what an enemy can bring upon.

Paul Hoffman

(Arbell)The ungrateful gorgeous bitch.

Robin Williams

You can fool some of the people some of the time and the rest you can jerk off

James Baldwin

Perhaps he is a fool or a coward but almost everybody is one or the other and most people are both.

Justin K. McFarlane Beau

Solace, is having the same company for years, while being seen as a stranger. Here, only a fool would think he had the luxury of friends.

Ian Doescher

Aye, say thou fool? Then fool, good Sir, am I.
But when thou sayest fool remember well
That fools do walk in foolish company.
So if I am a fool, perhaps ’tis true
That other fools around me may be found.

Anthony Liccione

It's the giving that makes one stronger, but sometimes the taking can make one weaker, if even vulnerable or blinding.

Anthony Liccione

The difference between the rich and the poor, is finding true love.

Dejan Stojanovic

To expect to be kissed having bad breath is the secret of a fool.

Anthony Liccione

The new dumb, is now wisdom.

Amit Kalantri

Foolish minds will entertain you, but confuse minds will irritate you.

Ellen J. Barrier

The intellectual mind judges a book after having read it.
A fool’s mind judges a book by its title.

Vera Nazarian

A sage is a former fool who has become tired of himself.

A foolish sage is one who forgets this.

Remember, or come full circle.

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