Most women do not grieve so much for the death of their lovers for love's-sake, as to show they were worthy of being beloved.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
We would often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the...
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle,...
The heat of youth is not more opposed to safety than the coldness of age.
Youth changes its tastes by the warmth of its blood, age retains its tastes by...
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils,...
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
For love... has two faces; one white, the other black; two bodies; one smooth, the...
The one who loves most will be the one who wants most to touch the...