At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
The duty of a judge is to administer justice, but his practice is to delay...
A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably
A coxcomb is one whom simpletons believe to be a man of merit.
The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.
Everything has been said, and we are more than seven thousand years of human thought...
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
Making books is a skilled trade, like making clocks.
The giving is the hardest part; what does it cost to add a smile?
Between good sense and good taste there lies the difference between a cause and its...
All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.
There are three stages in a person's life, birth, their life and death. They are...
A man can keep another's secret better than his own. A woman her own better...
The exact contrary of what is generally believed is often the truth.
It is a sad thing when men have neither the wit to speak well nor...
The pleasure of criticizing robs us of the pleasure of being moved by some very...
This great misfortune - to be incapable of solitude.
They that have lived a single day have lived an age.
We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age...
Age steals away all things, even the mind.
I avoid talking before the youth of the age as I would dancing before them:...