Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than of means, that men fail of success
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Fortune and humor govern the world.
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice.
Perfect courage means doing unwitnessed what we would be capable of with the world looking...
We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we...
Old men like to give good advice in order to console themselves for not being...
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
Age is a tyrant who forbids at the penalty of life all the pleasures of...
The height of ability in the least able consists in knowing how to submit to...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength
Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of...
The heat of youth is not more opposed to safety than the coldness of age.
Nazis are for the New Age concern.
In the city where the average age of Jews is 78, a Jewish boy has...
If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.