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
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
Fortune and humor govern the world.
Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives...
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one that we take...
The only thing constant in life is change.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
Love, like fire, cannot subsist without constant impulse; it ceases to live from the moment...
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
However evil men may be they dare not be openly hostile to virtue, and so...
The pleasure of love is in loving; we are happier in the passion we feel...
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
In order to improve the mind, we ought less to learn, than to contemplate
A man at work, making something which he feels will exist because he is working...
"How did you know I was looking at you, unless you were looking at me?"