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Many have been the wise speeches of fools, though not so many as the foolish speeches of wise men.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

The fool wanders, a wise man travels.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

To have too much forethought is the part of a wretch; to have too little is the part of a fool.

    Author: Richard Cecil

Gravity must be natural and simple; there must be urbanity and tenderness in it. A man must not formalize on everything. He who does so is a fool; and a grave fool is, perhaps, more injurious than a light fool.

    Author: Richard Cecil

Oh, thrice fools are we, who like new-born princes weeping in the cradle, know not that there is a kingdom before them; then, let our Lord's sweet hand square us, and hammer us, and strike off the knots of pride, self-love, and world-worship, and infidelity, that He may make us stones and pillars in His Father's house.

    Author: Samuel Rutherford

Do not assume that after regeneration the wise have advantage over the foolish in making spiritual progress. Unless they are more faithful and submissive, their better mental comprehension adds nothing to their intuitive knowledge.

    Author: Watchman Nee

I was being foolish. An atheist can't stand behind their assertion that God doesn't exist. The stupidest thing I ever could have done was to reject His Truth.

    Author: Kirk Cameron

Return to the battle again, no longer trusting in the false and insufficient human resources which so foolishly we had taken into the battle, but now trusting in the limitless resources of our risen Lord.

    Author: Alan Redpath

You can believe a whole lot of foolish things, but God doesn't want you to do that. He wants your faith to rest upon the Word of God.

    Author: J. Vernon McGee

What fools are they who, for a drop of pleasure, drink a sea of wrath.

    Author: Thomas Watson

Those that disobey the commandments of God do so foolishly for themselves. Sin is folly, and sinners are the greatest fools.

    Author: Matthew Henry
    Source: Commentary, 1 Samuel 13:13.

Foolish talking and jesting are not the ways in which Christian cheerfulness should express itself, but rather "giving of thanks" (Eph. 5:4). Religion is the source of joy and gladness, but its joy is expressed in a religious way, in thanksgiving and praise.

    Author: Charles Hodge

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