An honest man is hurt by praise unjustly bestowed
Quote by French Proverb
Misfortunes are, in morals, what bitters are in medicine: each is at first disagreeable; but...
The first half of life is spent in longing for the second - the second...
Every art requires the whole person
A good hater; a good lover
He sins as much who holds the bag as he who puts into it
He who is judge between two friends loses one of them
It is only the tree loaded with fruit that the people throw stones at
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
When a secret is revealed, it is the fault of the man who confided it
Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
Youth lives on hope, old age on remembrance
Marriage is the only war in which you sleep with the enemy
Fashion is a tyrant from which there is no deliverance; all must conform to its...
Love makes time pass; time makes love pass.
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach
No one is so generous as he who has nothing to give
Write injuries in sand, kindnesses in marble
There is no perfect marriage, for there are no perfect men
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
Many women remain unmarried only because they were too smart to ever marry a man...
Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives.