pity the fool

Category: Saying

The signature phrase of bodyguard turned actor Mr. T who is most known as B.A. Baracus from the show “The A Team.” Mr. T actually said this when playing boxer Clubber Lang in the movie “Rocky III” When asked if he hates his opponent Rocky Balboa, Lang says, “I don’t hate Rocky Balboa, but I pity the fool.” The saying eventually became a common way to warn people against doing something you didn’t like.