The more one loves a mistress, the more one is ready to hate her.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
Every one speaks well of his own heart, but no one dares speak well of...
Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors
Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans...
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Ridicule dishonors a man more than dishonor does.
They that apply themselves to trifling matters commonly become incapable of great ones.
However greatly we distrust the sincerity of those we converse with, yet still we think...
The first lover is kept a long while, when no offer is made of a...
We do not praise others, ordinarily, but in order to be praised ourselves.
Nature seems at each man's birth to have marked out the bounds of his virtues...
Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
Perfect behavior is born of complete indifference.
The defects and faults of the mind are like wounds in the body; after all...
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
On neither the sun, nor death, can a man look fixedly.
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love.
Not all those who know their minds know their hearts as well.
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
These two imparadised in one another's arms, the happier Eden, shall enjoy their fill of...
The life and love we create is the life and love we live.
A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in...