It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives...
The accent of one's birthplace remains in the mind and in the heart as in...
We are sometimes as different from ourselves as we are from others.
Great souls are not those who have fewer passions and more virtues than others, but...
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
The surest way to be deceived is to consider oneself cleverer than others.
Why can we remember the tiniest detail that has happened to us, and not remember...
There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms inside your head, and people in them, acting....
In love we often doubt what we most believe.
Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that...
Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors
Nothing is impossible; there are ways that lead to everything, and if we had sufficient...
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
Old men are fond of giving good advice to console themselves for their inability to...
We would rather speak ill of ourselves than not talk about ourselves at all.
Gracefulness is to the body what understanding is to the mind.
We say little, when vanity does not make us speak.
The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that...
The reason that lovers never weary each other is because they are always talking about...