Chance corrects us of many faults that reason would not know how to correct.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Give Me A Chance Quotes
Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his judgment.
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.
The greatest part of intimate confidences proceed from a desire either to be pitied or...
Nothing hinders a thing from being natural so much as the straining ourselves to make...
Pride, which inspires us with so much envy, is sometimes of use toward the moderating...
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present...
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
We should often blush for our very best actions, if the world did but see...
Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish...
We are very far from always knowing our own wishes.
Some people displease with merit, and others' very faults and defects are pleasing.
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
The accent of a man's native country remains in his mind and his heart, as...
The surest way to be deceived is to consider oneself cleverer than others.
Love often leads on to ambition, but seldom does one return from ambition to love.
The virtues and vices are all put in motion by interest.
We always get bored with those whom we bore.
Virtue would go far if vanity did not keep it company.
It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives...