Fortune and humor govern the world.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune
The pleasure of love is in the loving; and there is more joy in the...
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Jealousy is the greatest of all evils, and the one which arouses the least pity...
The only thing constant in life is change.
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils,...
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
The passions are the only orators which always persuade.
Most women do not grieve so much for the death of their lovers for love's-sake,...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as...
The pleasure of love is in loving, and we derive more happiness from the passion...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate...
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle...
A lot of men & women would rather stay single because they're tired of giving...
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love...