More From Francois de La Rochefoucauld
- "Our aversion to lying is commonly a secret ambition to make what we say considerable, and have every word received with a religious respect."
- "One forgives to the degree that one loves."
- "The generality of virtuous women are like hidden treasures, they are safe only because nobody has sought after them."
More In Good
- "You have to have been a Republican to know how good it is to be a Democrat."― Jackie Kennedy
- "There is in general good reason to suppose that in several respects the gods could all benefit from instruction by us human beings. We humans are – more humane."― Friedrich Nietzsche
- "Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards."― Diogenes