logo
English German French
language
François de La Rochefoucauld

Quote of François de La Rochefoucauld - There is no disguise which can...


Biography - François de La Rochefoucauld:

French moralist, author of maxims and memoirs.
Born: 1613 - Died: 1680
Period:
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

There is no disguise which can long hide love where it exists, nor feign it where it does not.



Note 

Note



Maxim 70


Source: Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims

Wikisource - Œuvres de La Rochefoucauld (fr) 




Translation

Translation

(French, German, Italian)



French
Il n’y a point de déguisement qui puisse longtemps cacher l’amour où il est, ni le feindre où il n’est pas.

German
Es gibt keine Verstellung, welche die Liebe, wo sie ist, verbergen, oder sie heucheln könnte, wo sie nicht ist.

Italian
Non c'è travestimento che possa nascondere a lungo l'amore dov'è, né fingerlo dove non è.




See also 

See also...






Quotes for: love


Quotes

Quotes about love:


Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

To live means to love, but above all, to love life.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Love, love, all the rest is nothing.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Intelligence has value only in the service of love.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Love, and do what you will.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes for: to hide


Quotes

Quotes for: to hide


Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Hide your life and spread your spirit.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Nature is wont to hide herself.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes

François de La Rochefoucauld also said...


It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
If we had no pride we should not complain of that of others.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Few people know how to be old.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
We are never so happy or so unhappy as we suppose.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
If we had no faults we should not take so much pleasure in noting those of others.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote







info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam