The Best Fool quotes

Quotes are a great way to start off a blog post, and they can also be a source of inspiration. In this blog post, we’ve compiled some quotes from famous entrepreneurs that will hopefully inspire and motivate you.


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The best fool quotes

1. The devil fools with the best laid plans. โ€” Neil Young

2. If you don’t want your life to be ‘messed up’, don’t fool around with those who have messed up theirs. โ€” Napoleon Hill

3. A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. โ€” Roald Dahl

4. Any fool can make something complicated. It takes a genius to make it simple. โ€” Woody Guthrie

5. Love, endure, persist… Everything will return to you, innocent fool! โ€” Raheel Farooq

6. It is as foolish to make experiments upon the constancy of a friend, as upon the chastity of a wife. โ€” Samuel Johnson

7. Silence is best reserved for the fearful and foolish. โ€” Shannon L. Alder

8. A fool and his money are soon elected. โ€” Will Rogers

9. ..thirty’s the end of being young, forty is where you stop fooling yourself. โ€” Stephen King, The Bachman Books

10. But there comes a moment in everybody’s life when he must decide whether he’ll live among the human beings or notโ€“a fool among fools or a fool alone. โ€” Thornton Wilder

11. Never honor the gods in one breath and take the gods for fools the next. โ€” Sophocles

12. But there comes a moment in everybody’s life when he must decide whether he’ll live among the human beings or notโ€“a fool among fools or a fool alone. โ€” Thornton Wilder

13. Sing your life โ€” any fool can think of words that rhyme.

14. You had measured how long a fool you were upon the ground. โ€” William Shakespeare

15. The majority of Americans, the ones who never elected George W. Bush, are not fooled by his weapons of mass distraction. โ€” Michael Moore

16. The only reason people do not know much is because they do not care to know. They are incurious. Incuriousity is the oddest and most foolish failing there is. โ€” Stephen Fry

17. For God’s sake give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself. โ€” Robert Louis Stevenson

18. If you listen to fools… The Mob Rules! โ€” Ronnie James Dio

19. Never be fooled that you are not number one, they got it wrong, because you beat a bunch of sperms to be alive. โ€” Unarine Ramaru

20. Pleasure can turn the body into a slave.Desire can turn the mind into a fool.Passion can turn the heart into a beast.Love can turn the soul into an angel. โ€” Matshona Dhliwayo

21. The fools among us are presented to be wise and the wise among us are presented to be fools. โ€” Santosh Kalwar

22. Sitting around fools increases your tolerance โ€” Yash Gupta

23. What is called honors and dignities, and even honor and dignity, is generally fool’s gold. โ€” Victor Hugo

24. A big island of library, in the middle of an ocean, away from all the fools of the world, would this place not be a real paradise? โ€” Mehmet Murat ildan

25. We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools. โ€” Martin Luther King Jr.

26. Smartphones are tools which fools fiddle with when they are around people that they don’t have the courage, or, the intellect, to converse with. โ€” Mokokoma Mokhonoana

27. Her grandmother had once told her that one of life’s best lessons was not being afraid to look foolishโ€“โ€“to just ask the question. โ€” Melissa Senate

28. Young men think old men fools, old men know young men to be so. โ€” Pravinee Hurbungs

29. A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. โ€” Roald Dahl

30. Assassins take no pride in fighting fairly. We take pride in winning. โ€” Robin Hobb, Fool’s Quest

31. A man may be a fool and not know it, but not if he is married. โ€” H. L. Mencken

32. Half my life is in book’s written pages. Live and learn from fools and from sages. โ€” Steven Tyler

33. Reason thus with life: If I do lose thee, I do lose a thing That none but fools would keep. โ€” William Shakespeare

34. The wisest of the wicked schemes are actually foolish. โ€” Steven Chopade

35. How many fond fools serve mad jealousy! โ€” William Shakespeare

36. A physician who treats himself has a fool for a patient. โ€” William Osler

37. What’s a’ your jargon o’ your schools, Your Latin names for horns and stools; If honest nature made you fools. โ€” Robert Burns

38. I tried to put a bird in a cage. O fool that I am! For the bird was Truth. Sing merrily, Truth: I tried to put Truth in a cage! โ€” William Carlos Williams

39. He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever. โ€” Mark Twain

40. Any damn fool can beg up some kind of job โ€” it takes a wise man to make it without working.

41. Only a fool makes threats, and only another fool feels threatened. โ€” Paulo Coelho

42. My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool โ€” it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.

43. The whole aim of Zen is not to make foolproof statements about experience, but to come to direct grips with reality without the mediation of logical verbalizing. โ€” Thomas Merton

44. The fool who has not sense to discriminate between what is good and what is bad is well nigh as dangerous as the man who does discriminate and yet chooses the bad. โ€” Theodore Roosevelt

45. I don’t fool myself. I can’t see myself doing Shakespeare. โ€” Sharon Tate

46. When we are born, we cry that we are come To this great stage of fools. โ€” Shakespeare

47. Any fool can make history, but it takes a genius to write it. โ€” Oscar Wilde

48. A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant fool. โ€” Moliere

49. I know now that what makes a fool is an inability to take even his own good advice. โ€” William Faulkner

50. I think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men, they are far superior and always have been. โ€” William Golding, Lord of the Flies


The greatest fools are often those who think they know best. The wise man knows he knows nothing. Always remember that a foolโ€™s wisdom is far greater than a wise manโ€™s folly. A fool may sometimes be lucky, but a wise man makes his luck. A fool may learn from his mistakes, but a wise man learns from the mistakes of others.

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