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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
Source: Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims

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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



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Maxim 70



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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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.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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Intelligence has value only in the service of love.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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Love, and do what you will.”
Augustine of Hippo - Homilies on the First Epistle of John
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Where there is love there is life.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Love, love, all the rest is nothing.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Les amours de Psyché et de Cupidon
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Quotes for: to hide:


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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo
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Hide your life and spread your spirit.”
Victor Hugo - Les rayons et les ombres
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There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.”
Paul Valéry
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Nature is wont to hide herself.”
Heraclitus of Ephesus
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All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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François de La Rochefoucauld also said...


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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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