The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
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It is the nobility of their style which will make our writers of 1840 unreadable...
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness.
A forty-year-old woman is only something to men who have loved her in her youth.
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent
To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something...
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for...
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness
What is really beautiful must always be true.
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are...
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
The song that we hear with our ears is only the song that is sung...
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. 1 Corinthians
Inexpressible Love: To know that one does not write for the other, to know that...