Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“In love we often doubt what we most believe”

Love Quotes, Francois de La Rochefoucauld Love Quotes

“Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as a wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire”

“One forgives to the degree that one loves”

“The more one loves a mistress, the more one is ready to hate her”

“There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations”

“Jealousy springs more from love of self than from love of another”

“However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship”

“The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken”

“It is almost always a fault of one who loves not to realize when he ceases to be loved”

“It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives to all the miseries, but is dead to all the pleasures”