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François de La Rochefoucauld

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Biography - François de La Rochefoucauld:

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

Quote

There is no disguise which can long hide love where it exists, nor feign it where it does not.
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims



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.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Réflexions ou sentences et maximes morales

German
Es gibt keine Verstellung, welche die Liebe, wo sie ist, verbergen, oder sie heucheln könnte, wo sie nicht ist.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Maximen und Reflexionen

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




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It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.”
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If we had no pride we should not complain of that of others.”
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Few people know how to be old.”
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We are never so happy or so unhappy as we suppose.”
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If we had no faults we should not take so much pleasure in noting those of others.”
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Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.”
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