Old men like to give good advice in order to console themselves for not being any longer able to set bad examples.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
Flattery is a counterfeit money which, but for vanity, would have no circulation.
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to...
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself
It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but...
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice.
Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as...
Love, like fire, cannot subsist without constant impulse; it ceases to live from the moment...
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
The happiness or unhappiness of men depends no less on their dispositions than on their...
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man...
At this stage of my life I just want to remain Healthy, Happy and Horny...