Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of them and despise them
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Confidence in nonsense is a requirement of the creative process
The pleasure of love is in loving.
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a...
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
The pleasure of love is in loving, and we derive more happiness from the passion...
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
The pleasure of love is in loving. We are much happier in the passion we...
A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.
To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Silence is Holy. It draws people closer together. Because those who are only comfortable with...