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Fools are known by looking wise

DMI number:
5618
Poem Aliases
Butler. Hudibras.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Fools are known by looking wise
Last Line:
As men find woodcocks by their eyes
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Dunces
Related People
Author:
Samuel Butler
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Hudibras. Wilders (1967): 189 (II, Hudibras to Sodrophel)
Related Poems
First Line:
A fool is known by looking wise
Last Line:
As men find woodcocks by their eyes
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.365
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (A-L) [T136727]
Page No(s):
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler