Note 24
by Erasmus

The saying of Homer that the fool is wise after the event (Iliad, 17,32) is one of Erasmus's Adages, as is and the reference to clouding the judgement. The advantages claimed by Folly for folly have again become serious ones.

Note to My Achievements And Attributes which is Part 2 of Folly Speaks from "The Praise Of Folly"

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