The labour of the foolish wearies all of them because they do not know how to go to the city.
And every one that hears these words of mine and does not do them shall be likened unto a foolish man, who built his house upon the sand;
Watch thy feet when thou goest to the house of God and draw near with more willingness to hear than to give the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know how to do what God wants.
And a highway shall be there and a way, and it shall be called The Way of Holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; and for those in it there shall be someone to go with them, in such a manner that the foolish shall not err therein.
And the LORD said unto me, Take unto thee yet the instruments of a foolish shepherd.
The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of pleasure.
A wise son makes a glad father; but a foolish son is sadness unto his mother.
The wise son makes a glad father, but the foolish man despises his mother.
The foolish son is a grief to his father and bitterness to her that bore him.
A foolish son is a pain unto his father, and the contentions of a wife are a continual dripping.
He that begets a fool does it to his sorrow, and the father of a fool shall have no joy.
Deliver me from all my rebellions; do not make me the reproach of the foolish.
I have seen the foolish taking root, but at the same time I cursed his habitation.
Folly is set in great dignity, and the rich are seated in a low place.
Better is a poor and a wise child than an old and foolish king who will no longer be admonished.