The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.
Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present...
The word virtue is as useful to self-interest as the vices.
There are few people who are not ashamed of their love affairs when the infatuation...
Those that have had great passions esteem themselves for the rest of their lives fortunate...
Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness.
Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness...
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations.
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
It is not in the power of even the most crafty dissimulation to conceal love...
When a man must force himself to be faithful in his love, this is hardly...
A man is sometimes as different from himself as he is from others.
Some counterfeits reproduce so very well the truth that it would be a flaw of...
In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than...
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
We love those who admire us, but not those whom we admire.
You know when you have found your prince because you not only have a smile...
You being in my arms, heart by heart feels like our love would never end.
Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart.
Every relationship I've been in, I've overwhelmed the girl. They just can't handle all the...