The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
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This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure...
The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman,...
Our true passions are selfish.
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent.
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
What is really beautiful must always be true.
One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are...
God's only excuse is that he does not exist.
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness.
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
Nothing is so hideous as an obsolete fashion.
People happy in love have an air of intensity.
To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something...
By love serve one another
Humans have long since possessed the tools for crafting a better world. Where love, compassion,...