In love we often doubt what we most believe.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
Perfect courage is to do without witnesses what one would be capable of doing with...
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
The word virtue is as useful to self-interest as the vices.
We promise in proportion to our hopes, and we deliver in proportion to our fears.
There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to...
We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones.
Moderation is the feebleness and sloth of the soul, whereas ambition is the warmth and...
Nothing is so contagious as example; and we never do any great good or evil...
Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that...
There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests,...
Nothing is impossible; there are ways that lead to everything, and if we had sufficient...
There is many a virtuous woman weary of her trade.
Jealously is always born with love but it does not die with it.
Being a blockhead is sometimes the best security against being cheated by a man of...
There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
Nothing prevents one from appearing natural as the desire to appear natural.
The generality of virtuous women are like hidden treasures, they are safe only because nobody...
However greatly we distrust the sincerity of those we converse with, yet still we think...