You can’t fool other people your whole life. Even if you think they will not bother, there is always karma that comes after you.
Poets are fools until they are kings.
Chase your stars fool, life is short.
India has the sanction of her own past glory and future vision to become strong – in every sense of the term.
Why shouldn’t I live every moment to the fullest? Why shouldn’t I admire the beauty in every fragment?
A sense of humour is the only divine quality of man.
No doubt, when modesty was made a virtue, it was a very advantageous thing for the fools; for everybody is expected to speak of himself as if he were one.
Any foolish boy can stamp on a beetle, but all the professors in the world cannot make a beetle.
The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.
Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war; and this lesson saves their children, their homes, and their properties.
I must think of something foolproof for a fool.
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.
We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.
Words are like Leaves; and where they most abound, Much Fruit of Sense beneath is rarely found.
The fool is happy that he knows no more.
The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no more.
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost think that there were no fools in their days, but unluckily they themselves are left as an example.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet detest the offence?