If our life is unhappy it is painful to bear; if it is happy it is horrible to lose, So the one is pretty equal to the other.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Jean De La Bruyere Quotes
Hatred is so lasting and stubborn, that reconciliation on a sickbed certainly forebodes death
He who tip-toes cannot stand; he who strides cannot walk.
The duty of a judge is to administer justice, but his practice is to delay...
To be among people one loves, that's sufficient; to dream, to speak to them, to...
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear of dying without having laughed at...
A pious man is one who would be an atheist if the king were.
We should keep silent about those in power; to speak well of them almost implies...
When a work lifts your spirits and inspires bold and noble thoughts in you, do...
Logic is the technique by which we add conviction to truth.
Marriage, it seems, confines every man to his proper rank.
If some persons died, and others did not die, death would be a terrible affliction.
The court is like a palace of marble; it's composed of people very hard and...
A coxcomb is one whom simpletons believe to be a man of merit.
I would not like to see a person who is sober, moderate, chaste and just...
All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.
As long as men are liable to die and are desirous to live, a physician...
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.
The giving is the hardest part; what does it cost to add a smile?
Politeness makes one appear outwardly as they should be within.