Jean de La Bruyere

Jean de La Bruyere

French moralist
A blockhead cannot come in, nor go away, nor sit, nor rise, nor stand, like a man of sense.More Jean de La Bruyere quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Friendship can exist between persons of different sexes, without any coarse or sensual feelings; yet a woman always looks upon a man as a man, and so a man will look upon a woman as a woman.More Jean de La Bruyere quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When, after having read a work, loftier thoughts arise in your mind and noble and heartfelt feelings animate you, do not look for any other rule to judge it by; it is fine and written in a masterly manner.More Jean de La Bruyere quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
They who, without any previous knowledge of us, think amiss of us, do us no harm; they attack not us, but the phantom of their own imagination.More Jean de La Bruyere quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person less.More Jean de La Bruyere quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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