Flattery is a counterfeit money which, but for vanity, would have no circulation.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as...
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love is our...
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one that we take...
One of the blessings of being rich is the blessing to be charitable
It is a blessing in disguise
Men are slower to recognize blessings than evils.
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter...