There is no disguise that can for long conceal love where it exists or simulate it where it does not.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
A man's worth has its season, like fruit.
We easily forgive our friends those faults that do no affect us ourselves.
There are few people who are not ashamed of their love affairs when the infatuation...
The more one loves a mistress, the more one is ready to hate her.
We get so much in the habit of wearing disguises before others that we finally...
We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to...
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
Men often pass from love to ambition, but they seldom come back again from ambition...
Ridicule dishonors a man more than dishonor does.
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests,...
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
Being a blockhead is sometimes the best security against being cheated by a man of...
Those who are incapable of committing great crimes do not readily suspect them in others.
There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms inside your head, and people in them, acting....
The accent of a man's native country remains in his mind and his heart, as...
People always complain about their memories, never about their minds.
The reason that lovers never weary each other is because they are always talking about...