The mind is always the patsy of the heart.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
However greatly we distrust the sincerity of those we converse with, yet still we think...
The principal point of cleverness is to know how to value things just as they...
There are few people who are not ashamed of their love affairs when the infatuation...
It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
Conceit causes more conversation than wit.
People's personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving...
Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of...
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors.
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
Those who are incapable of committing great crimes do not readily suspect them in others.
We have no patience with other people's vanity because it is offensive to our own.
The moderation of people in prosperity is the effect of a smooth and composed temper,...
We are never so ridiculous through what we are as through what we pretend to...
There are bad people who would be less dangerous if they were quite devoid of...
It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives...
We are very far from always knowing our own wishes.
Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish...