Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
There is many a virtuous woman weary of her trade.
What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity...
Great souls are not those who have fewer passions and more virtues than others, but...
We seldom praise anyone in good earnest, except such as admire us.
Jealously is always born with love but it does not die with it.
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
In the misfortunes of our best friends we always find something not altogether displeasing to...
Perfect behavior is born of complete indifference.
It is easier to know men in general, than men in particular.
In love we often doubt what we most believe.
We should often feel ashamed of our best actions if the world could see all...
The mind cannot long play the heart's role.
There is more self-love than love in jealousy
You can find women who have never had an affair, but it is hard to...
Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth.
Not all those who know their minds know their hearts as well.
Virtue would go far if vanity did not keep it company.
It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives...
Usually we praise only to be praised.
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms inside your head, and people in them, acting....