We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than we wish.
Quote by Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Famous Love Quotes
If we resist our passions, it is more due to their weakness than our strength.
He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks.
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
The virtues and vices are all put in motion by interest.
If we had no faults of our own, we should not take so much pleasure...
A man's worth has its season, like fruit.
The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others.
Our actions seem to have their lucky and unlucky stars, to which a great part...
If we are to judge of love by its consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred...
It is not enough to have great qualities; We should also have the management of...
We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to...
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
There are heroes in evil as well as in good.
The desire to seem clever often keeps us from being so.
As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words,...
That good disposition which boasts of being most tender is often stifled by the least...
Perfect behavior is born of complete indifference.
There is no disguise that can for long conceal love where it exists or simulate...
Love is the only kind of fire which is never covered by insurance.
Never frown, even when you're sad, because you never know when someone is falling in...
It's better to have loved and lost than to do forty pounds of laundry a...