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Quotes by Author - François De La Rochefoucauld

 

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We always like those who admire us.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q670

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The old begin to complain of the conduct of the young when they themselves are no longer able to set a bad example.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q1164

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Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q1593

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There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q1766

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True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q1778

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One forgives to the degree that one loves.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q1863

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Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q2053

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We rarely think people have good sense unless they agree with us.

by: François De La Rochefoucauld
Quote id: Q2096

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