He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations.
The intellect is always fooled by the heart.
Nothing is impossible; there are ways that lead to everything, and if we had sufficient...
When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving...
There is no disguise that can for long conceal love where it exists or simulate...
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms inside your head, and people in them, acting....
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
On neither the sun, nor death, can a man look fixedly.
The first lover is kept a long while, when no offer is made of a...
Fortune converts everything to the advantage of her favorites.
Whatever good things people say of us, they tell us nothing new.
There are bad people who would be less dangerous if they were quite devoid of...
People that are conceited of their own merit take pride in being unfortunate, that themselves...
We should often blush for our very best actions, if the world did but see...
The desire to seem clever often keeps us from being so.
We often pardon those that annoy us, but we cannot pardon those we annoy.
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests,...
If we are to judge of love by its consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred...
Faithful are the wounds of a friend.
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.