It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as to know how to act for one's self.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as...
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
We would often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the...
Fortune and humor govern the world.
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome...
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Old men like to give good advice in order to console themselves for not being...
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
The love of glory, the fear of disgrace, the incentive to succeed, the desire to...
Love is a wild bird that no one can tame. It's useless to chase it...
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions
A girls eyes have their own vocabulary. Learn to speak that language and you will...
Giving advice is sometimes only showing our wisdom at the expense of others.