The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice.
In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils,...
Fertility of mind does not furnish us with so many resources on the same matter,...
Nature creates ability; luck provides it with opportunity.
The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
The only thing constant in life is change.
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
There are very few people who are not ashamed of having been in love when...
We would often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the...
Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set...
The passions are the only orators which always persuade.
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle,...
Jealousy is the greatest of all evils, and the one which arouses the least pity...
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
What's the worst thing that can happen to a quarterback? He loses his confidence.
The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading...