If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
The heat of youth is not more opposed to safety than the coldness of age.
It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but...
Confidence in nonsense is a requirement of the creative process
We often pass from love to ambition, but we hardly ever return from ambition to...
Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass...
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
The strongest symptom of wisdom in man is his being sensible of his own follies.
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives...
Youth changes its tastes by the warmth of its blood, age retains its tastes by...
The height of ability in the least able consists in knowing how to submit to...
Perfect courage means doing unwitnessed what we would be capable of with the world looking...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as...
Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
There is not a passion so strongly rooted in the human heart as envy.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...