Sane is an antonym of foolish.
As adjectives the difference between sane and foolish
is that sane
is being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally; -- regarding the mind while foolish
is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally.
Mentally sound; possessing a rational mind; having the mental faculties in such condition as to be able to anticipate and judge the effect of one's actions in an ordinary manner.
- a sane mind
Rational; reasonable; sensible.
- a sane person
- Try to go to bed at a sane time before your exams.
Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
*:As a political system democracy seems to me extraordinarily foolish , but I would not go out of my way to protest against it. My servant is, so far as I am concerned, welcome to as many votes as he can get. I would very gladly make mine over to him if I could.
Resembling or characteristic of a fool.
*:It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish .