Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of them and despise them
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
Love is a wild bird that no one can tame. It's useless to chase it...
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Most women do not grieve so much for the death of their lovers for love's-sake,...
Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than...
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
The strongest symptom of wisdom in man is his being sensible of his own follies.
The pleasure of love is in loving. We are much happier in the passion we...
Fortune and humor govern the world.
Confidence in nonsense is a requirement of the creative process
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
If it were not for the company of fools, a witty man would often be...
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love.