To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than...
The confidence which we have in ourselves engenders the greatest part of that which we...
We may give advice, but we can't inspire conduct
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
However evil men may be they dare not be openly hostile to virtue, and so...
The pleasure of love is in the loving; and there is more joy in the...
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
In the old age of love as in life we still survive for the evils,...
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle,...
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
The pleasure of love is in loving. We are much happier in the passion we...
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
The love of glory, the fear of disgrace, the incentive to succeed, the desire to...
The love of justice in most men is simply the fear of suffering injustice.
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
What is Love? Alright. You know how when you're listening to music from another room,...
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.