Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Jean De La Bruyere Quotes
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
There are three stages in a person's life, birth, their life and death. They are...
All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.
Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.
We should keep silent about those in power; to speak well of them almost implies...
The passion of hatred is so long lived and so obstinate a malady that the...
The duty of a judge is to administer justice, but his practice is to delay...
A slave has but one master; an ambitious man has as many masters as there...
It is fortunate to be of high birth, but it is no less so to...
Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity
Two quite opposite qualities equally bias our minds - habits and novelty
One mark of a second-rate mind is to be always telling stories.
Even the best intentioned of great men need a few scoundrels around them; there are...
When a book raises your spirit, and inspires you with noble and courageous feelings, seek...
Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other's little failings.
We see men fall from high estate on account of the very faults through which...
Hatred is so lasting and stubborn, that reconciliation on a sickbed certainly forebodes death
Hatreds are the cinders of affection
One does not hate as long as one has a low esteem of someone, but...