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Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor. Options
Daemon
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Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

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Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
pedro
Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 3:26:59 AM

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And you'd pretty soon be surrounded by fools and rogues.

All good ideas arrive by chance- Max Ernst
Adyl Mouhei
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Daemon wrote:
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Adyl Mouhei
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Correct.
Wilmar (USA)
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Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
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Daemon wrote:
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)


Yeah. Always commend all those fools and knaves, because you’ll never know what they might do...
mudbudda669
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Think
Verbatim
Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 8:06:32 PM
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Daemon wrote:
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)


Which makes you a...foolish and roguish commender receiving favors?
FounDit
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"Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor."

And we are known by the company we keep.

We should look to the past to learn from it, not destroy our future because of it — FounDit
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