To describe happiness is to diminish it.
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This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for...
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge
People happy in love have an air of intensity.
She had caprices of a marvellous unexpectedness, and how is any one to imitate a...
I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or...
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
Love has always been the most important business in my life, I should say the...
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is...
This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure...
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
It is the nobility of their style which will make our writers of 1840 unreadable...
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
Even a very small degree of hope is enough to cause the birth of love.
People who have been made to suffer by certain things cannot be reminded of them...
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent.