This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure for boredom.
Quote by Stendhal
This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for...
The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all...
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness
The more a race is governed by its passions, the less it has acquired the...
To describe happiness is to diminish it.
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness.
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
What is really beautiful must always be true.
People happy in love have an air of intensity.
Our true passions are selfish.
Nothing is so hideous as an obsolete fashion.
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
She had caprices of a marvellous unexpectedness, and how is any one to imitate a...
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
A wise woman never yields by appointment. It should always be an unforeseen happiness.