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A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
– Joseph Roux
A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
– Joseph Roux
A finished person is a boring person.
– Anna Quindlen
A firewall cant stop an idea
– BaDBoY-ALbania
A firm faith in the universal providence of God is the solution of all earthly troubles.
– B. B. Warfield
A first-rate Organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected.
– Arnold Bennett
A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool at the other.
– Samuel Johnson
A flatterer is a friend who is your inferior, or pretends to be so.
– Aristotle
A flea and a fly
– Ogden Nash
A fondness for satire indicates a mind pleased with irritating others for myself, I never could find amusement in killing flies.
– Jeanne-Marie Roland
A Food For Thought. You ought to do these four things as often as possible. Firstly, you've got to quest for/acquire whatever you need. Secondly, you ought to appreciate/­­enjoy your needs when you finally get/acquire them. Thirdly, you've got to share your needs that you've acquired already with someone else/people out there i.e. someone/people that you are better off or rather the less privileged around you/afar off. The last but never the least. Most importantly, you've got to acknowledge/appreciate/­­glorify the one (God almighty) who gave you the power/grace/life/privelege to quest for/eventually acquire every of your need. For, without him (God) you can't acquire any of your needs. Oh! Yes, you just heard me right as usual, no matter how clever/smart/intelligent/hardworking/academically qualified you may think that you are currently, without God you can't/won't even quest for your needs let alone acquiring them.
– Emeasoba George
A food is not necessarily essential just because your child hates it.
– Katharine Whitehorn
A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.
– Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux
A fool and his money are soon parted.
– Thomas Tusser
A fool and water will go the way they are diverted.
– African Proverb
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
– Minna Antrim
A fool cannot be protected from his folly. If you attempt to do so, you will not only arouse his animosity but also you will be attempting to deprive him of whatever benefit he is capable of deriving from experience. Never attempt to teach a pig to sing; it wastes your time and annoys the pig.
– Robert A. Heinlein
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
A fool friend always does something that the enemy wishes.
– Alireza Salehi Nejad
A fool judges people by the presents they give him.
– Chinese Proverb
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
– George Bernard Shaw
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesman and philosophers and divines.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines. With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A foolish husband fears his wife; a prudent wife obeys her husband.
– Chinese
A foolish man in wealth and authority is like a weak-timbered house with a too-ponderous roof.
– R Chamberlain

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