In the adversity of our best friends we often find something that is not exactly displeasing
Quote by FranÃ§ois De La Rochefoucauld
Best Friend Quotes
Our virtues are most often but our vices disguised
We wish to attract praise to ourselves even as we seem to be praising others
Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as...
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.
Youth is a continual intoxication; it is the fever of reason
A man who is always satisfied with himself is seldom so with others, and others...
Absence weakens mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out candles and...
We speak little if not egged on by vanity
Flattery is false coin that is only current thanks to our vanity.
Certainly we're not satisfied with just winning games. We've been playing some pretty good hockey,...
Quarrels would not last long if the fault were only on one side.
I have always been an admirer. I regard the gift of admiration as indispensable if...
A shrewd man has to arrange his interests in order of importance and deal with...
Grace is to the body, what good manners are to the mind
The violence done us by others is often less painful than that which we do...
There are heroes in evil as well as in good
It is more shameful to mistrust one's friends than to be deceived by them
Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors.
A kindly gesture bestowed by us on an animal arouses prodigies of understanding and gratitude
I murmured because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no...
We also boast of our troubles, because we know that trouble produces endurance, endurance brings...
Here is the deepest secret nobody knows. Here is the root of the root and...