The heart is forever making the head its fool.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
It is often laziness and timidity that keep us within our duty while virtue gets...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love.
We may sooner be brought to love them that hate us, than them that love...
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
Jealousy springs more from love of self than from love of another.
We are sometimes as different from ourselves as we are from others.
We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.
Taste may change, but inclination never.
It is almost always a fault of one who loves not to realize when he...
Love often leads on to ambition, but seldom does one return from ambition to love.
We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become...
People's personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.
Usually we praise only to be praised.
We easily forgive our friends those faults that do no affect us ourselves.
The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age.
We are very far from always knowing our own wishes.
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
Whatever good things people say of us, they tell us nothing new.
Heat of blood makes young people change their inclinations often, and habit makes old ones...
The mind is always the patsy of the heart.