In the misfortunes of our best friends we always find something not altogether displeasing to us.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
It is almost always a fault of one who loves not to realize when he...
Whatever good things people say of us, they tell us nothing new.
Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to...
What makes lovers never tire of one another is that they talk always about themselves.
It is easier to know men in general, than men in particular.
How is it that we remember the least triviality that happens to us, and yet...
To achieve greatness one should live as if they will never die.
There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.
However greatly we distrust the sincerity of those we converse with, yet still we think...
It is often laziness and timidity that keep us within our duty while virtue gets...
Jealousy springs more from love of self than from love of another.
People always complain about their memories, never about their minds.
There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations.
A man's worth has its season, like fruit.
Some accidents there are in life that a little folly is necessary to help us...
Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans...
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or...
A girl has to have a beautiful smile, Beautiful eyes and she should have a...