Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of...
The pleasure of love is in loving, and we derive more happiness from the passion...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love is our...
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
The happiness or unhappiness of men depends no less on their dispositions than on their...
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives...
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
If we are to judge of love by the consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred...
The strongest symptom of wisdom in man is his being sensible of his own follies.
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
The love of justice in most men is simply the fear of suffering injustice.
If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love,...
A in a mans life is a state of mind, it keeps changing.
Jealousy is the only vice that gives no pleasure.
You know that you are in love when the hardest thing to do is say...