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.
What a fool he must be who thinks that his El Dorado is anywhere but where he lives.
Young people tell what they are doing, old people what they have done and fools what they wish to do.
Want and sorrow are the wages that folly earns for itself, and they are generally paid.
Of all thieves fools are the worst; they rob you of time and temper.
None but a fool is always right.
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain – and most fools do.