One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare indeed to find any who have had only one.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love is our...
Age is a tyrant who forbids at the penalty of life all the pleasures of...
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a...
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
Old men like to give good advice in order to console themselves for not being...
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
Though confidence is very fine, and makes the future sunny; I want no confidence for...
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
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...
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.