True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness.
In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors.
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
One is never fortunate or as unfortunate as one imagines.
Great souls are not those who have fewer passions and more virtues than others, but...
There are but very few men clever enough to know all the mischief they do.
The principal point of cleverness is to know how to value things just as they...
We should often blush for our very best actions, if the world did but see...
Jealously is always born with love but it does not die with it.
Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side.
The greatest part of intimate confidences proceed from a desire either to be pitied or...
Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present...
Every one speaks well of his own heart, but no one dares speak well of...
The defects and faults of the mind are like wounds in the body; after all...
It is easier to know men in general, than men in particular.
That good disposition which boasts of being most tender is often stifled by the least...
We are easily comforted for the misfortunes of our friends, when those misfortunes give us...
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
We all have enough strength to endure the misfortunes of others.
You can find women who have never had an affair, but it is hard to...