Definition of a fool and his money are soon parted in English:

a fool and his money are soon parted

proverb A foolish person spends money carelessly and will soon be penniless.
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  • Absent government-imposed distortions, a fool and his money are soon parted.
  • As the saying goes, a fool and his money are soon parted.
  • After all, a fool and his money are soon parted, and the victims of these scams have brought financial misfortune on themselves, isn't that right?
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