Jean de La Bruyere

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Jean de La Bruyere

Jean de La Bruyere

A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person less.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If poverty is the mother of crime, lack of good sense is the father.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The pleasure we feel in criticizing robs us from being moved by very beautiful things.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If some persons died, and others did not die, death would be a terrible affliction.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The passion of hatred is so long lived and so obstinate a malady that the surest sign of death in a sick person is their desire for reconciliation.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The first day one is a guest, the second a burden, and the third a pest.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One should never risk a joke, even of the mildest and most unexceptional charters, except among people of culture and wit.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Politeness makes one appear outwardly as they should be within.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
They that have lived a single day have lived an age.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If our life is unhappy it is painful to bear; if it is happy it is horrible to lose, So the one is pretty equal to the other.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Out of difficulties grow miracles.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Mockery is often the result of a poverty of wit.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Time makes friendship stronger, but love weakerMore Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We are valued in this world at the rate we desire to be valued.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are people who helped him get his fortune.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The regeneration of society is the regeneration of society by individual education.More Jean de La Bruyere [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man can keep another's secret better than his own. A woman her own better than others.More Jean de La Bruyere [10/21/2011 10:10:05]
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.More Jean de La Bruyere [10/21/2011 10:10:11]
A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably.More Jean de La Bruyere [10/21/2011 10:10:16]

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