Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Jean De La Bruyere Quotes
One must laugh before one is happy, or one may die without ever laughing at...
The duty of a judge is to administer justice, but his practice is to delay...
All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
The slave has but one master, the ambitious man has as many as there are...
We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.
The pleasure we feel in criticizing robs us from being moved by very beautiful things.
If our life is unhappy it is painful to bear; if it is happy it...
The first day one is a guest, the second a burden, and the third a...
Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other's little failings.
Next to sound judgment, diamonds and pearls are the rarest things in the world.
The great gift of conversation lies less in displaying it ourselves than in drawing it...
There are only two ways of getting on in the world either by one's own...
The pleasure of criticizing robs us of the pleasure of being moved by some very...
All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
Hatred is so lasting and stubborn, that reconciliation on a sickbed certainly forebodes death
Love and friendship exclude each other.
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present, which seldom...
Marriage, it seems, confines every man to his proper rank.
We can recognize the dawn and the decline of love by the uneasiness we feel...