Jealousy is the greatest of all evils, and the one which arouses the least pity in the person who causes it.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
There are very few people who are not ashamed of having been in love when...
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass...
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle,...
Old men are fond of giving advice to console themselves for being no longer in...
Most women do not grieve so much for the death of their lovers for love's-sake,...
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
The passions are the only orators which always persuade.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
Love is a wild bird that no one can tame. It's useless to chase it...