Fools Make Feasts And Wise Men Eat Them. -- Poor Richard
Fools make feasts and wise men eat them.
-- Poor Richard
Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them. -- Samuel Palme
Ceremony is the invention of wise men to keep fools at a distance. Richard Seele
Fools make researches and wise men exploit them. -- H. G. Wells (1866-1946)
As ceremony is the invention of wise men to keep fools at a distance, so good breeding is an expedient to make fools and wise men equal.
Fools are certain, but wise men hesitate.
Fools wander, Wise men travel.
Wise men learn much from fools. Wise guys don't.
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other. -- Poor Richard's Almanac