Women who love, pardon more readily great indiscretions than little infidelities.
Quote by Francois La Rochefoucauld
In their first passion women love their lovers, in all the others they love love.
In jealousy there is more of self-love than love
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Confidence in nonsense is a requirement of the creative process
Old men like to give good advice in order to console themselves for not being...
The love of glory, the fear of disgrace, the incentive to succeed, the desire to...
Nothing is given so profusely as advice
Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself
One can find women who have never had one love affair, but it is rare...
The truly wise, Will only prize, Good manners, Sense and learning
Age is a tyrant who forbids at the penalty of life all the pleasures of...
When love becomes labored we welcome an act of infidelity towards ourselves to free us...
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
If we are to judge of love by the consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred...
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Little minds are too much hurt by little things; great minds are quite conscious of...
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
A wise man will be the master of his mind. A fool will be it's...