A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one that we take the least care of all to acquire.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
When our vices quit us, we flatter ourselves with the belief that it is we...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils,...
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
Jealousy is the greatest of all evils, and the one which arouses the least pity...
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
The only thing constant in life is change.
Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of...
The pleasure of love is in the loving; and there is more joy in the...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass...
Age is a tyrant who forbids at the penalty of life all the pleasures of...
Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as...
Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct.
No vice is so bad as advice
Be ever vigilant, but never suspicious