Even a very small degree of hope is enough to cause the birth of love.
Quote by Stendhal
Famous Love Quotes
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are...
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
God's only excuse is that he does not exist.
A wise woman never yields by appointment. It should always be an unforeseen happiness.
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman,...
Our true passions are selfish.
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...
It is the nobility of their style which will make our writers of 1840 unreadable...
What is really beautiful must always be true.
This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure...
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness
The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his...
Never had he found himself so close to those terrible weapons of feminine artillery.
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge.
The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all...
One can acquire everything in solitude except character.