Marriage, it seems, confines every man to his proper rank.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Jean De La Bruyere Quotes
We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.
One must laugh before one is happy, or one may die without ever laughing at...
A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably
A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person less.
It is a great misfortune not to possess sufficient wit to speak well, nor sufficient...
Love and friendship exclude each other.
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear of dying without having laughed at...
They that have lived a single day have lived an age.
A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest...
We can recognize the dawn and the decline of love by the uneasiness we feel...
The giving is the hardest part; what does it cost to add a smile?
Everything has been said, and we are more than seven thousand years of human thought...
As favor and riches forsake a man, we discover in him the foolishness they concealed,...
The court is like a palace of marble; it's composed of people very hard and...
The pleasure of criticizing robs us of the pleasure of being moved by some very...
Making books is a skilled trade, like making clocks.
It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men.
At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to...
All's fair in love and war.
To love another person is to see the face of God.