We always love those who admire us, but we do not always love those whom we admire.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes
We only acknowledge small faults in order to make it appear that we are free...
They that apply themselves to trifling matters commonly become incapable of great ones.
It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
It is not enough to have great qualities; We should also have the management of...
Some accidents there are in life that a little folly is necessary to help us...
Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness...
Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness.
Innocence does not find near so much protection as guilt.
The surest way to be deceived is to consider oneself cleverer than others.
People's personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.
The name and pretense of virtue is as serviceable to self-interest as are real vices.
When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving...
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
If we judge love by most of its effects, it resembles rather hatred than affection.
The mind is always the patsy of the heart.
There is nothing men are so generous of as advice.
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.
We love those who admire us, but not those whom we admire.
What therefore God has joined together, let no man separate
Love is fun but, it is not going to pay the bills.
This is my commandment, that ye love one another. [Jesus, In John 15:12]