The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Being Bored Quotes
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
The giving is the hardest part; what does it cost to add a smile?
The pleasure of criticizing robs us of the pleasure of being moved by some very...
A coxcomb is one whom simpletons believe to be a man of merit.
Politeness makes one appear outwardly as they should be within.
The Opera is obviously the first draft of a fine spectacle; it suggests the idea...
All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
No man is so perfect, so necessary to his friends, as to give them no...
Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your...
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear of dying without having laughed at...
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.
Children have neither past nor future; they enjoy the present, which very few of us...
A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest...
Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity
It is a great misfortune not to possess sufficient wit to speak well, nor sufficient...
Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
It's motive alone that gives character to the actions of men
Ironically, making a statement with words is the least effective method.
No on should abandon duties because he sees defects in them. Every action, every activity,...