We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love is our first.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice.
We would often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the...
Politeness of the mind is to have delicate thoughts
Of all the violent passions the one that becomes a woman best is love.
To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
The passions are the only orators which always persuade.
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Love, like fire, cannot subsist without constant impulse; it ceases to live from the moment...
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
The only thing constant in life is change.
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they...
Love is like the ocean waves, it either has it high or low times and...
The pleasure of love is in loving.
We often pass from love to ambition, but we hardly ever return from ambition to...
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune
To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome...
Health is the vital principle of bliss, and exercise, of health.
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is a cheat;...