No men are oftener wrong than those that can least bear to be so.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than...
The mind is always the patsy of the heart.
A man is sometimes as different from himself as he is from others.
We seldom find people ungrateful so long as it is thought we can serve them.
One is never fortunate or as unfortunate as one imagines.
We are all strong enough to bear other men's misfortunes.
There is many a virtuous woman weary of her trade.
Some counterfeits reproduce so very well the truth that it would be a flaw of...
We always love those who admire us, but we do not always love those whom...
Some people displease with merit, and others' very faults and defects are pleasing.
If we judge love by most of its effects, it resembles rather hatred than affection.
There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.
We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to...
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests,...
People always complain about their memories, never about their minds.
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
However greatly we distrust the sincerity of those we converse with, yet still we think...
As it is the characteristic of great wits to say much in few words, so...
The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age.
No man is clever enough to know all the evil he does.