It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but few have seen it
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
Fortune and humor govern the world.
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set...
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct.
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one that we take...
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
Flattery is a counterfeit money which, but for vanity, would have no circulation.
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
Old men are fond of giving advice to console themselves for being no longer in...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
Women will sell they soul, just to buy some attention.
I write against the religion because if women want to live like human beings, they...
Women should try to increase their size rather than decrease it, because I believe the...