Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
Quote by Stendhal
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears.
What is really beautiful must always be true.
People who have been made to suffer by certain things cannot be reminded of them...
A novel is a mirror carried along a main road.
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion.
People happy in love have an air of intensity.
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are...
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
She had caprices of a marvellous unexpectedness, and how is any one to imitate a...
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
Politics in a literary work, is like a gun shot in the middle of a...
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge.
If you don't love me, it does not matter, anyway I can love for both...
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...