If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your newspaper - and despise it.
Quote by Andre Maurois
Andre Maurois Quotes
Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the...
Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more human world
In literature, as in love, we are astonished at the choice made by other people
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
All of us, from time to time, need a plunge into freedom and novelty, after...
Business is a combination of war and sport.
People are what you make them. A scornful look turns into a complete fool a...
Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too...
The first recipe for happiness is: Avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
There are deserts in every life, and the desert must be depicted if we are...
A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.
No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All...
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love...
Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.
We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
Modesty and unselfishness: These are the virtues which men praise, and pass by
Men and women are not born inconstant: they are made so by their early amorous...
Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken...
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.