Monday, April 14, 2008


Websters Dictionary: [Follis/Windbag]

1. Silly person: simpleton
2. A man formelly kept by a nobleman or king to entertain
as a clown or jester.
3. A victim of a trick/dupe

1. To act like a fool/be silly
2. To joke/be playful

1. To trick/deceive/be silly
2. Fool around/to trifle
3. Fool away/to squander
4. Foolery/foolish activity
5. Foolhardy/foolish-daring-rash
6. Foolish/without good sense-silly-unwise-absured-worthlessness

Old Testament:
Psalm 14:1 To the chief Musician, [A Psalm] of David.]] The fool hath said in his heart, [There is] no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, [there is] none that doeth good.
Psalm 92:6-7 A brutish man knoweth not; neither doth a fool understand this. When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; [it is] that they shall be destroyed for ever:
Proverb 7:22 He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
Proverb 10:8-10 The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall. He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known. He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow: but a prating fool shall fall.
Proverb 10:18 He that hideth hatred [with] lying lips, and he that uttereth a slander, [is] a fool.
Proverb 10:23 [It is] as sport to a fool to do mischief: but a man of understanding hath wisdom.
Proverb 11:29 He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool [shall be] servant to the wise of heart.
Proverb 12:15 The way of a fool [is] right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel [is] wise.
Proverb 13:16 Every prudent [man] dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open [his] folly.
Proverb 14:16 A wise [man] feareth, and departeth from evil: but the fool rageth, and is confident.
Proverb 15:5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
Proverb 17:10 A reproof entereth more into a wise man than an hundred stripes into a fool.
Proverb 17:12 Let a bear robbed of her whelps meet a man, rather than a fool in his folly.
Proverb 17:21 He that begetteth a fool [doeth it] to his sorrow: and the father of a fool hath no joy.
Proverb 17:24 Wisdom [is] before him that hath understanding; but the eyes of a fool [are] in the ends of the earth.
Proverb 17:28 Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: [and] he that shutteth his lips [is esteemed] a man of understanding.
Proverb 18:2 A fool hath no delight in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself.
Proverb 19:1 Better [is] the poor that walketh in his integrity, than [he that is] perverse in his lips, and is a fool.
Proverb 19:10 Delight is not seemly for a fool; much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
Proverb 20:3 [It is] an honour for a man to cease from strife: but every fool will be meddling.
Proverb 23:9 Speak not in the ears of a fool: for he will despise the wisdom of thy words.
Proverb 24:7 Wisdom [is] too high for a fool: he openeth not his mouth in the gate.
Proverb 26:1 As snow in summer, and as rain in harvest, so honour is not seemly for a fool.
Proverb 26:3-6 A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, and a rod for the fool's back. Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit. He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet, [and] drinketh damage.
Proverb 26:8 As he that bindeth a stone in a sling, so [is] he that giveth honour to a fool.
Proverb 26:10-12 The great [God] that formed all [things] both rewardeth the fool, and rewardeth transgressors. As a dog returneth to his vomit, [so] a fool returneth to his folly. Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? [there is] more hope of a fool than of him.
Proverb 27:22 Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, [yet] will not his foolishness depart from him.
Proverb 28:26 He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
Proverb 29:11 A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise [man] keepeth it in till afterwards.
Proverb 29:20 Seest thou a man [that is] hasty in his words? [there is] more hope of a fool than of him.
Proverb 30:22 For a servant when he reigneth; and a fool when he is filled with meat;
Ecclesiasties 2:14-16 The wise man's eyes [are] in his head; but the fool walketh in darkness: and I myself perceived also that one event happeneth to them all. Then said I in my heart, As it happeneth to the fool, so it happeneth even to me; and why was I then more wise? Then I said in my heart, that this also [is] vanity. For [there is] no remembrance of the wise more than of the fool for ever; seeing that which now [is] in the days to come shall all be forgotten. And how dieth the wise [man]? as the fool.
Ecclesiastes 2:19 And who knoweth whether he shall be a wise [man] or a fool? yet shall he have rule over all my labour wherein I have laboured, and wherein I have shewed myself wise under the sun. This [is] also vanity.
Ecclesiastes 4:5 The fool foldeth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh.
Ecclesiastes 6:8 For what hath the wise more than the fool? what hath the poor, that knoweth to walk before the living?
Ecclesiastes 7:6 For as the crackling of thorns under a pot, so [is] the laughter of the fool: this also [is] vanity.
Ecclesiates 10:3 Yea also, when he that is a fool walketh by the way, his wisdom faileth [him], and he saith to every one [that] he [is] a fool.
Ecclesiates 10:12 The words of a wise man's mouth [are] gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself.
Ecclesiates 10:14 A fool also is full of words: a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?
Jeremiah 17:11 [As] the partridge sitteth [on eggs], and hatcheth [them] not; [so] he that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool.
Hosea 9:7 The days of visitation are come, the days of recompence are come; Israel shall know [it]: the prophet [is] a fool, the spiritual man [is] mad, for the multitude of thine iniquity, and the great hatred.


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