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 Fool [a food],Fool in his Sleeve. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Fool Thinks.
 
As the fool thinks, so the bell clinks (Latin, “Quod valde vol’mus facle cre’dmus”). A foolish person believes what he desires.   1
 


 Fool [a food],Fool in his Sleeve. 

 
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