In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils, though no longer for the pleasures.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle,...
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
Most women do not grieve so much for the death of their lovers for love's-sake,...
When our vices quit us, we flatter ourselves with the belief that it is we...
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct.
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to...
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
We should manage our fortune as we do our health - enjoy it when good,...
Youth changes its tastes by the warmth of its blood, age retains its tastes by...
We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we...
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another
When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has...