foolishness


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the quality of being rash and foolish

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a stupid mistake

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Danny Cook: apologised via PJA for act of foolishness
But rarely have we witnessed such stark evidence of foolishness as the video captured by mountain safety campaigner Andy Luke, which you can see on our website today.
We consider it foolishness and a reaction to what happened
We may possess earthly riches but we must acknowledge our spiritual poverty and foolishness.
Such foolishness is nothing new to those acquainted with Mayor Daley, but it does show that the man doesn't like having to explain his support for Chicago's gun ban despite the rising violence since its enactment.
The once dazzling career of Elvis was allowed to fade to foolishness in this desert town.
Without major commercial/banking reforms / should the "business as usual" motif prevail, and without a major recognition that Friedman's purism is behind most of the economic problems of the world today as Naomi Klein has identified in her devastating Shock Doctrine, that his perspective on climate change is to welcome and encourage disaster, this is what will happen, as economic liberals sneer, as the blindingly obvious engulfs even their pride, that "business as usual " is foolishness upon foolishness; Bill Haymes By email
Paul stated the problem clearly in his own community: "For Jews demand signs and Greeks desire wisdom, but we proclaim Christ crucified, a stumbling block to Jews and foolishness to Gentiles.
2 : something that serves as a good reminder or example <"That is a monument to the foolishness of love.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness .
the story of Sarai, too old for foolishness, laughing of God's
Unfortunately he has lost a golden opportunity because of his foolishness.
Help us by ensuring that your fun or foolishness does not cause a tragedy.
Anyone who tries to stem the worldwide tide of cruelty to dogs must have a streak of the Canute in them, but thank God such people exist, foolishness and all.