We expect everything and are prepared for nothing.
Quote by Anne Sophie Swetchine
Anne Sophie Swetchine Quotes
Our vanity is the constant enemy of our dignity.
In order to have an enemy, one must be somebody. One must be a force...
The mind wears the colors of the soul, as a valet those of his master.
In the age in which we live, the impossible is every day losing ground.
Travel is the frivolous part of serious lives, and the serious part of frivolous ones.
Strength alone knows conflict, weakness is born vanquished.
Resignation is putting God between ourselves and our troubles
Youth should be a savings bank.
The chains which cramp us most are those which weigh on us least.
One must be a somebody before they can have a enemy. One must be a...
The ideal friendship is to feel as one while remaining two.
There are words which are worth as much as the best actions, for they contain...
We reform others unconsciously when we walk uprightly.
The best advice on the art of being happy is about as easy to follow...
In this world of change, nothing which comes stays, and nothing which goes is lost.
Repentance is accepted remorse.
There are two ways of attaining an important end, force and perseverance; the silent power...