Jean De La Bruyere Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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the-sweetest-of-all-sounds-is-that-of-the-voice-of-the-woman-we-love
love-and-friendship-exclude-each-other
the-passion-of-hatred-is-so-long-lived-and-so-obstinate-a-malady-that-the-surest-sign-of-death-in-a-sick-person-is-their-desire-for-reconciliation
at-the-beginning-and-at-the-end-of-love-the-two-lovers-are-embarrassed-to-find-themselves-alone
all-mens-misfortunes-spring-from-their-hatred-of-being-alone
its-motive-alone-which-gives-character-to-the-actions-of-men
the-regeneration-of-society-is-the-regeneration-of-society-by-individual-education
it-is-a-sad-thing-when-men-have-neither-the-wit-to-speak-well-nor-the-judgment-to-hold-their-tongues
there-are-certain-things-in-which-mediocrity-is-not-to-be-endured-such-as-poetry-music-painting-public-speaking
logic-is-the-technique-by-which-we-add-conviction-to-truth
its-motive-alone-that-gives-character-to-the-actions-of-men
we-hope-to-grow-old-and-we-dread-old-age-that-is-to-say-we-love-life-and-flee-from-death
the-first-day-one-is-a-guest-the-second-a-burden-and-the-third-a-pest
poverty-may-be-the-mother-of-crime-but-lack-of-good-sense-is-the-father
a-coxcomb-is-one-whom-simpletons-believe-to-be-a-man-of-merit
hatred-is-so-lasting-and-stubborn-that-reconciliation-on-a-sickbed-certainly-forebodes-death
a-slave-has-but-one-master-an-ambitious-man-has-as-many-masters-as-there-are-people-who-may-be-useful-in-bettering-his-position
two-quite-opposite-qualities-equally-bias-our-minds-habits-and-novelty
everything-has-been-said-and-we-are-more-than-seven-thousand-years-of-human-thought-too-late
the-favor-of-princes-does-not-preclude-the-existence-of-merit-and-yet-does-not-prove-that-it-exists
the-same-principle-leads-us-to-neglect-a-man-of-merit-that-induces-us-to-admire-a-fool
the-pleasure-of-criticizing-robs-us-of-the-pleasure-of-being-moved-by-some-very-fine-things
the-unfaithful-woman-if-she-is-known-for-such-by-the-person-concerned-is-only-unfaithful-if-she-is-thought-faithful-she-is-perfidious
there-are-three-stages-in-a-persons-life-birth-their-life-and-death-they-are-not-conscious-of-birth-submit-to-death-and-forget-to-live
there-are-only-two-ways-of-getting-on-in-the-world-either-by-ones-own-industry-or-by-the-stupidity-of-others
there-are-only-two-ways-by-which-to-rise-in-this-world-either-by-ones-own-industry-or-by-the-stupidity-of-others
two-persons-cannot-long-be-friends-if-they-cannot-forgive-each-others-little-failings
children-have-neither-past-nor-future-they-enjoy-the-present-which-very-few-of-us-do
as-long-as-men-are-liable-to-die-and-are-desirous-to-live-a-physician-will-be-made-fun-of-but-he-will-be-well-paid
making-books-is-a-skilled-trade-like-making-clocks
modesty-is-to-merit-as-shades-to-figures-in-a-picture-giving-it-strength-and-beauty
men-blush-less-for-their-crimes-than-for-their-weaknesses-and-vanity
it-is-a-great-misfortune-not-to-possess-sufficient-wit-to-speak-well-nor-sufficient-judgment-to-keep-silent
a-mediocre-mind-thinks-it-writes-divinely-a-good-mind-thinks-it-writes-reasonably
those-who-make-worst-use-their-time-are-first-to-complain-its-brevity
we-never-love-with-all-our-heart-all-our-soul-but-once-that-is-first-time-jean-de-la-bruyere
it-is-great-misfortune-not-to-possess-sufficient-wit-to-speak-well-nor-sufficient-judgment-to-keep-silent-jean-de-la-bruyere
we-should-only-endeavour-to-think-speak-correctly-ourselves-without-wishing-to-bring-others-over-to-our-taste-opinions-jean-de-la-bruyere
to-speak-to-offend-is-with-some-people-but-one-same-thing-jean-de-la-bruyere
an-egotist-will-always-speak-himself-either-in-praise-in-censure-but-modest-man-ever-shuns-making-himself-subject-his-conversation-jean-de-la-bruyere
there-are-some-who-speak-one-moment-before-they-think-jean-de-la-bruyere
party-loyalty-lowers-greatest-men-to-petty-level-masses-jean-de-la-bruyere
a-show-certain-amount-honesty-is-in-any-profession-business-surest-way-growing-rich-jean-de-la-bruyere
when-life-is-unhappy-it-is-hard-to-endure-when-it-is-happy-it-is-terrible-to-think-it-ending-both-amount-to-same-thing-in-end-jean-de-la-bruyere
life-is-kind-sleep-old-men-sleep-longest-nor-begin-to-wake-but-when-they-are-to-die-jean-de-la-bruyere
dont-wait-to-be-happy-to-laugh-you-may-die-never-have-laughed-jean-de-la-bruyere
it-is-weakness-which-makes-us-hate-enemy-seek-revenge-it-is-idleness-that-pacifies-us-causes-us-to-neglect-it-jean-de-la-bruyere
a-lofty-birth-large-fortune-portend-merit-cause-it-to-be-sooner-noticed-jean-de-la-bruyere
men-are-cause-women-not-loving-one-anotherfr-les-hommes-sont-la-cause-que-les-femmes-ne-saiment-point-jean-de-la-bruyere
most-men-spend-first-half-their-lives-making-second-half-miserable-jean-de-la-bruyere
the-slave-has-but-one-master-ambitious-man-has-as-many-as-there-are-persons-whose-aid-may-contribute-to-advancement-his-fortunes-jean-de-la-bruyere
one-must-laugh-before-one-is-happy-one-may-die-without-ever-laughing-at-all-jean-de-la-bruyere
poverty-may-be-mother-crime-but-lack-good-sense-is-father-jean-de-la-bruyere
if-our-life-is-unhappy-it-is-painful-to-bear-if-it-is-happy-it-is-horrible-to-lose-so-one-is-pretty-equal-to-other-jean-de-la-bruyere
two-persons-cannot-long-be-friends-if-they-cannot-forgive-each-others-little-failings-jean-de-la-bruyere
no-man-is-perfect-necessary-to-his-friends-as-to-give-them-no-cause-to-miss-him-less-jean-de-la-bruyere
the-sweetest-all-sounds-is-that-voice-woman-we-love-jean-de-la-bruyere
time-makes-friendship-stronger-but-love-weaker-jean-de-la-bruyere
we-hope-to-grow-old-we-dread-old-age-that-is-to-say-we-love-life-flee-from-death-jean-de-la-bruyere
love-friendship-exclude-each-other-jean-de-la-bruyere
one-seeks-to-make-loved-one-entirely-happy-if-that-cannot-be-entirely-wretched-jean-de-la-bruyere
there-is-not-in-world-toilsome-trade-as-pursuit-fame-life-concludes-before-you-have-much-as-sketched-your-work-jean-de-la-bruyere
there-are-only-three-events-in-mans-life-birth-life-death-he-is-not-conscious-being-born-he-dies-in-pain-he-forgets-to-live-jean-de-la-bruyere
we-never-deceive-for-good-purpose-knavery-adds-malice-to-falsehood-jean-de-la-bruyere
you-think-him-to-be-your-dupe-if-he-feigns-to-be-who-is-greater-dupe-he-you-jean-de-la-bruyere
cheats-easily-believe-others-as-bad-as-themselves-there-is-no-deceiving-them-nor-do-they-long-deceive-jean-de-la-bruyere
days-months-years-fly-away-irrecoverably-sink-in-abyss-time-jean-de-la-bruyere
everything-has-been-said-we-have-come-too-late-now-that-men-have-been-living-thinking-for-seven-thousand-years-more-jean-de-la-bruyere
the-greatest-part-mankind-employ-their-first-years-to-make-their-last-miserable-jean-de-la-bruyere
there-is-what-is-called-highway-to-posts-honor-there-is-cross-by-way-which-is-much-shortest-jean-de-la-bruyere
it-is-virtue-which-should-determine-us-in-choice-our-friends-without-inquiring-into-their-good-evil-fortune-jean-de-la-bruyere
you-may-drive-dog-off-kings-armchair-it-will-climb-into-preachers-pulpit-he-views-world-unmoved-unembarrassed-unabashed-jean-de-la-bruyere