In Paris, everything's for sale: wise virgins, foolish virgins, truth and lies, tears and smiles.
In regard of the rich grace and wisdom of his love toward his people; for who sees not, but that it is a curse to be unready as these foolish virgins, who were therefore shut out.
It is pointless for someone to say that he has faith in God if he does not have the works which go with faith. What benefit were their lamps to the foolish virgins who had no oil (Mt. 25:1-13), namely, deeds of love and compassion?
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.