Published July 2007
by Group Publishing .
Written in English
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It is better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt. Abraham Lincoln quote. Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent. Proverbs “In truth, Fool is exuberantly, tirelessly, brazenly profane, vulgar, crude, sexist, blasphemous and obscene. Compared to Moore’s novel, even Mel Brooks’s hilariously tasteless film “Blazing Saddles” appears a model of stately 18th-century decorousness.” (Washington Post Book World (Michael Dirda) on FOOL) › Books › Literature & Fiction › United States. A fool is one whose wayward heart turns continually toward foolishness. “Fools speak foolishness and make evil plans” (Isaiah ). Proverbs says, “As a dog returns to its vomit, so fools repeat their folly.” Fools do not learn their lessons from the mistakes they :// Here is an indispensable path to wisdom: Become a fool that you may become wise. Paul is not merely saying that if you seek wisdom from God, you will be seen as a fool in the world. He is saying we must happily embrace the role of fool in the world, “in order that he may become wise.” We must not be ashamed of being a fool for Christ (1
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The wonderful Yale Book of Quotations (YBQ) 2 investigated the saying and presented the earliest known attribution to Lincoln in Golden Book magazine in November 3. Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. — ABRAHAM :// So examine the fruit. It is true that all leaders, being sinners, will act foolishly on occasion. What we are looking for is consistent, characteristic fruit, not anomalies. If you find characteristic fruit of foolishness, do not be deceived by words or fear or any form of pressure. Do not elect a fool to a ruling :// The research, the stories, and the results that underpin this book stem from the revolutionary and wildly successful "Motley Fool Million Dollar Portfolio""—a one-of-a-kind Web experiment in which individual investors follow along as Motley Fool co-founder Tom Gardner invests and manages $1 million of The Motley Fool's own › Books › Business & Money › Investing. I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool For Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail (Paperback) This is not a book about a hike so much as it is a book about a life. Having said that, I rate a book based on whether: 1) I enjoy the writing, and 2) does it provoke me to think about new ideas, and to think in new ways?