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
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct.
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
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...
The pleasure of love is in loving, and we derive more happiness from the passion...
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself
It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love is our...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
In giving advice seek to help, not to please, your friend.
For when we rage, advice is often seen By blunting us to make our wits...
Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure...