A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
Confidence in nonsense is a requirement of the creative process
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
Old men are fond of giving advice to console themselves for being no longer in...
If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice.
Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of...
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
When love becomes labored we welcome an act of infidelity towards ourselves to free us...
Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than...
The pleasure of love is in the loving; and there is more joy in the...
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
The only thing constant in life is change.
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit.
To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.
You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence...
I'm not a teacher: only a fellow-traveller of whom you asked the way. I pointed...