Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
Quote by Jean De La Fontaine
Jean De La Fontaine Quotes
There is no road of flowers leading to glory
Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.
Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of...
People who make no noise are dangerous.
It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish
Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
Everyone calls himself a friend, but only a fool relies on it; nothing is commoner...
Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
The argument of the strongest is always the best.
By the work one knows the workman.
All power is a compound of time and patience
Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
The strongest passion is fear.
Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them.
Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
We believe no evil till the evil's done
To be persuasive we must be believable; to be believable we must be credible; credible...
A warrior¦feeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge,...
Evil is done without effort, naturally, it is the working of fate; good is always...