The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
Quote by Stendhal
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...
She had caprices of a marvellous unexpectedness, and how is any one to imitate a...
Love has always been the most important business in my life, I should say the...
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent.
I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or...
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
To describe happiness is to diminish it.
Only great minds can afford a simple style.
Nothing is so hideous as an obsolete fashion.
God's only excuse is that he does not exist.
To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something...
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are...
If a man, for private profit, tears at the public news, does so with the...
The power of vested interests is vastly exaggerated compared with the gradual encroachment of ideas