It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.
To follow foolish precedents, and wink with both our eyes, is easier than to think.
Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.
If a fool and his money are soon parted, why are there so many rich fools?
There is a foolish corner in the brain of the wisest man.
Make it idiot-proof and someone will make a better idiot.
What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance, when all the skill of art is not able to make an oyster!
A fool always finds some greater fool to admire him.
Exactness is the sublimity of fools.
A fool and his words are soon parted; a man of genius and his money.