In love we often doubt what we most believe.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish...
However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it...
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
Most of our faults are more pardonable than the means we use to conceal them.
We often pardon those that annoy us, but we cannot pardon those we annoy.
Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended.
It is easier to know men in general, than men in particular.
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
Men often pass from love to ambition, but they seldom come back again from ambition...
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.
A man is sometimes as different from himself as he is from others.
We may sooner be brought to love them that hate us, than them that love...
Those that have had great passions esteem themselves for the rest of their lives fortunate...
We are sometimes as different from ourselves as we are from others.
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests,...
It is not in the power of even the most crafty dissimulation to conceal love...
Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of...
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
We always get bored with those whom we bore.