The reason that lovers never weary each other is because they are always talking about themselves.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
Mediocre minds usually dismiss anything which reaches beyond their own understanding.
The desire of talking of ourselves, and showing those faults we do not mind having...
Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his judgment.
The heart is forever making the head its fool.
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
We all have enough strength to endure the misfortunes of others.
We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than...
Why can we remember the tiniest detail that has happened to us, and not remember...
Every one speaks well of his own heart, but no one dares speak well of...
People's personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.
There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.
Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended.
We come altogether fresh and raw into the several stages of life, and often find...
Old men are fond of giving good advice to console themselves for their inability to...
It is easier to know men in general, than men in particular.
Love can no more continue without a constant motion than fire can; and when once...
We always love those who admire us, but we do not always love those whom...
Silence is the safest course for any man to adopt who distrust himself.
We pardon to the extent that we love.
Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that...