The happiness or unhappiness of men depends no less on their dispositions than on their fortunes
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
There are very few people who are not ashamed of having been in love when...
Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
The pleasure of love is in loving. We are much happier in the passion we...
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
The strongest symptom of wisdom in man is his being sensible of his own follies.
Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we...
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct.
Fortune and humor govern the world.
To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome...
When love becomes labored we welcome an act of infidelity towards ourselves to free us...
The love of justice in most men is simply the fear of suffering injustice.
All love is sweet, Given or returned. Common as light is love, And its familiar...
Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy like the...
All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
Never forget that the most powerful force on earth is love