Get Your Premium Membership

Famous Francois De La Rochefoucauld Quotes

Best famous Francois De La Rochefoucauld quotes. Find, read, and share the best famous quotations by Francois De La Rochefoucauld. These are the most popular quotations and best examples of quotes by Francois De La Rochefoucauld.

Post your quotes and then create memes or graphics from them.

1234
Quote Left Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish to correct of it. Quote Right
Quote Left We only confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no big ones. Quote Right
Quote Left Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness. Quote Right
Quote Left The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune. Quote Right
Quote Left A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire. Quote Right
Quote Left We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves. Quote Right
Quote Left A work can become modern only if it is first postmodern. Postmodernism thus understood is not modernism at its end but in the nascent state, and this state is constant. Quote Right
Quote Left We always love those who admire us, but we do not always love those whom we admire. Quote Right
Quote Left The accent of one's birthplace remains in the mind and in the heart as in one's speech. Quote Right
Quote Left The sure mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy. Quote Right
Quote Left The reason why so few people are agreeable in conversation is that each is thinking more about what he intends to say than others are saying. Quote Right
Quote Left Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit. Quote Right
Quote Left Not all those who know their minds know their hearts as well. Quote Right
Quote Left Men are more satirical from vanity than from malice. Quote Right
Quote Left Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness. Quote Right
Quote Left We seldom find any person of good sense, except those who share our opinions. Quote Right
Quote Left The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that can surprise us. Quote Right
Quote Left We would frequently be ashamed of our good deeds if people saw all of the motives that produced them. Quote Right
Quote Left Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of application, rather than of means, that men fail to succeed. Quote Right
Quote Left There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade. Quote Right
Quote Left To know how to hide one's ability is great skill. Quote Right
Quote Left We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to be happy ourselves. Quote Right
Quote Left Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay. Quote Right
Quote Left The sure way to be cheated is to think one's self more cunning than others. Quote Right
Quote Left A refusal of praise is a desire to be praised twice. Quote Right
Quote Left Our actions are like the terminations of verses, which we rhyme as we please. Quote Right
Quote Left The art of using moderate abilities to advantage wins praise, and often acquires more reputation than actual brilliancy. Quote Right
Quote Left Usually we praise only to be praised. Quote Right
Quote Left What seems to be generosity is often no more than disguised ambition, which overlooks a small interest in order to secure a great one. Quote Right
Quote Left Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love. Quote Right
1234