There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of...
We should often feel ashamed of our best actions if the world could see all...
It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
Jealously is always born with love but it does not die with it.
Most people know no other way of judging men's worth but by the vogue they...
People always complain about their memories, never about their minds.
The accent of a man's native country remains in his mind and his heart, as...
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
We always get bored with those whom we bore.
We seldom find people ungrateful so long as it is thought we can serve them.
In all professions each affects a look and an exterior to appear what he wishes...
Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
There is no better proof of a man's being truly good than his desiring to...
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
We would rather speak ill of ourselves than not talk about ourselves at all.
However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it...
Nothing prevents one from appearing natural as the desire to appear natural.
In the human heart new passions are forever being born; the overthrow of one almost...
There are very few things impossible in themselves; and we do not want means to...
Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either...