In love we often doubt what we most believe.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
There is nothing men are so generous of as advice.
What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity...
Idiots and lunatics see only their own wit.
Politeness is a desire to be treated politely, and to be esteemed polite oneself.
On neither the sun, nor death, can a man look fixedly.
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.
Old men are fond of giving good advice to console themselves for their inability to...
We often pardon those that annoy us, but we cannot pardon those we annoy.
No man deserves to be praised for his goodness, who has it not in his...
The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age.
We are all strong enough to bear other men's misfortunes.
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
Jealousy springs more from love of self than from love of another.
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Fortune converts everything to the advantage of her favorites.
We may sooner be brought to love them that hate us, than them that love...
Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to...
Before we set our hearts too much upon anything, let us examine how happy they...
The surest way to be deceived is to consider oneself cleverer than others.
We should often blush for our very best actions, if the world did but see...