To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness indeed.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it
The pleasure of love is in loving; we are happier in the passion we feel...
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
A woman often thinks she regrets the lover, when she only regrets the love
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
The height of ability in the least able consists in knowing how to submit to...
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than...
When love becomes labored we welcome an act of infidelity towards ourselves to free us...
Few people know death, we only endure it, usually from determination, and even from stupidity...
Nature makes merit, and fortune puts it to work
The heat of youth is not more opposed to safety than the coldness of age.
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
Respondent's expectation that his garden was protected from observation is unreasonable and is not an...
That's what it takes to be a hero, a little gem of innocence inside you...
Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind - listen to the birds. And...