There are few people who are not ashamed of their love affairs when the infatuation is over.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
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Hypocrisy is the homage vice pays to virtue.
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As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words,...
It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
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If we resist our passions, it is more due to their weakness than our strength.
The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that...
We pardon to the extent that we love.
They that apply themselves to trifling matters commonly become incapable of great ones.
We always get bored with those whom we bore.
There is a kind of elevation which does not depend on fortune; it is a...
What makes lovers never tire of one another is that they talk always about themselves.
We say little, when vanity does not make us speak.
Usually we praise only to be praised.
There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
There are but very few men clever enough to know all the mischief they do.