Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most strictly observed
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Law And Lawyers Quotes
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In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
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The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
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Flattery is a counterfeit money which, but for vanity, would have no circulation.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Never answer an anonymous letter
This opportunity shall not come again! I say to you, O my body, listen to...