There are bad people who would be less dangerous if they were quite devoid of goodness.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
A great many men's gratitude is nothing but a secret desire to hook in more...
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
Silence is the safest course for any man to adopt who distrust himself.
We easily forgive our friends those faults that do no affect us ourselves.
It is not in the power of even the most crafty dissimulation to conceal love...
Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to...
Nature seems at each man's birth to have marked out the bounds of his virtues...
It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors.
He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks.
If we are to judge of love by its consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred...
Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish...
When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving...
How is it that we remember the least triviality that happens to us, and yet...
As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish.
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Only those who are ready to become nobodies are able to love.