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
It is not in the power of even the most crafty dissimulation to conceal love...
We are easily comforted for the misfortunes of our friends, when those misfortunes give us...
We are strong enough to bear the misfortunes of others.
People always complain about their memories, never about their minds.
Conceit causes more conversation than wit.
We often pardon those that annoy us, but we cannot pardon those we annoy.
There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to...
Nothing is so contagious as example; and we never do any great good or evil...
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
There is more self-love than love in jealousy
The sure mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy.
There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
The first lover is kept a long while, when no offer is made of a...
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
We promise in proportion to our hopes, and we deliver in proportion to our fears.
How is it that we remember the least triviality that happens to us, and yet...
Some people displease with merit, and others' very faults and defects are pleasing.
The heart is forever making the head its fool.
It is from a weakness and smallness of mind that men are opinionated; and we...