WISECRACKER - BAVARD - CHIACCHIERONE - CORREVEIDILE
A fool's heart dances on his lips.A fool's heart is in his tongue; but a wise man's tongue is in his heart.
QuarlesA fool's money is not long in his pocket.A fool's paradise.A fool's spark glows in all men.A fool's speech is a bubble of air.A fool's tongue is long enough to cut his own throat.A fool's voice is known by a multitude of words.A fool's voice is known by multitude of words.A fool, if he holds his tongue, passes for wise.A fool, unless he know Latin, is never a great fool.A foole knowes more in his house, then a wise man in anothers.
George Herbert, Jacula PrudentumA foole may throw a stone into a well, which a hundred wise men cannot pull out.
George Herbert, Jacula PrudentumA fooles bolt is soone shot.
John Heywood, (1497??1580?), Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. iii.A foolish bride gets no presents.A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
EmersonA foolish fox is caught by one leg, but a wise one by all four.A foolish head weakens the feet.A foolish husband fears his wife; a prudent wife obeys her husband.
Chinese.A foolish judge passes brief sentence.A foolish man despises his mother.A foolish man in wealth and authority is like a weak-timbered house with a too-ponderous roof.
R. Chamberlain.A foolish man is generally a proud man.A foolish man may be known by six things: Anger without cause, speech without profit, change without progress, inquiry without object, putting trust in a stranger, and mistaking foes for friends.A foolish person runs from the rain after the rain has already soaked him.A foolish rich man is still a lord.
Yiddish] A nogid a nar iz oich a har.A foolish superstition introduces the influences of the gods even in the smallest matters.
LivyA foolish woman is known by her finery.A foolish woman knows a foolish man's faults.A foolish woman knows a foolish man?s faults.A fools knows his own business better than a wise man knows that of others.A fool?s bolt is soon shot.A fool?s head never whitens.A fool?s heart dances on his lips.A fool?s heart is found in his mouth.A fool?s lips bring him strife and invite a beating.A fool?s money is not long in his pocket.A fool?s mouth is his destruction.A fool?s name is seen in many places.A fool?s only achievement is death.A fool?s spark glows in all men.A fool?s speech is a bubble of air.A fool?s tongue is long enough to cut his own throat.A fool?s voice is known by a multitude of words.A foot more light, a step more true,
Ne'er from the heath-flower dashed the dew.
ScottA foot must never quarrel with the ground.A fop is the tailor s friend, and his ain foe.
ScotlandA fop of fashion is the mercer's friend, the tailor's fool, and his own foe.
LavaterA fop sometimes gives important advice.
BoileauA fop takes great pains to hang out a sign, by his dress, of what he has within.