Sentence Examples


  • I saw the folly of my forefathers in the histories.
  • 2 The text has" folly,"but the parallelism and v.
  • The folly of the court, and the weakness of Louis XVI.
  • It would have been folly after that experience to risk defeat and perhaps disaster in assailing formidable positions, effectively held and assiduously fortified.
  • Now, however, I see the folly of attempting to hitch one's wagon to a star with harness that does not belong to it.