What fools these mortals be: Meaning Now
What do we mean when we say it today?
Shakespeare's play suggests that we are all fickle and irrational creatures when it comes to love. But what about today? Are we still as cray-cray when it comes to finding and pursuing love?
We'll admit it. We've totally been there. Acting insane for someone just kind of comes with the whole teenager thing. It's a package deal. So is Puck right? Are we all fools? You decide.
This phrase is said nowadays when talking about more than just love. Sure, love makes us foolish, but so do other things, too. People say this in just about any setting where we're not using our heads properly.