Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Good

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : Few people have the …

Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.…

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Future

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : Philosophy finds it an …

Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present are commonly too hard for…

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Alone

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : Though nature be ever …

Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too…

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Good

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : We seldom find any …

We seldom find any person of good sense, except those who share our opinions. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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DesignGreat

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : Though men are apt …

Though men are apt to flatter and exalt themselves with their great achievements, yet these are, in truth, very often…

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Best

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : We should often feel …

We should often feel ashamed of our best actions if the world could see all the motives which produced them.…

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Best

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : In the misfortunes of …

In the misfortunes of our best friends we always find something not altogether displeasing to us. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Hope

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : In most of mankind …

In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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BusinessFriendship

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : What men have called …

What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given…

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Age

Francois de La Rochefoucauld quote : The defects of the …

The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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