13 Total Quotes

Ninon Lenclos Quotes

Actors ought to be larger than life. You come across quite enough ordinary, nondescript people in daily life and I don't see why you should be subjected to them on the stage too.
Ninon Lenclos
#Acting And Actors

Love never dies of starvation, but often of indigestion
Ninon Lenclos
#Death

A man is given the choice between loving women and understanding them
Ninon Lenclos
#Choice

Every action we take, everything we do, is either a victory or defeat in the struggle to become what we want to be.
Ninon Lenclos
#Action

It is strange that modesty is the rule for women when what they most value in men is boldness.
Ninon Lenclos
#French Celebrity #Boldness

The resistance of a woman is not always a proof of her virtue, but more frequently of her experience
Ninon Lenclos
#Experience

The greatest potential for control the ends to exist at the point where action takes place.
Ninon Lenclos
#Action

Men lose more conquests by their own awkwardness than by any virtue in the woman.
Ninon Lenclos
#Bad

Today a new sun rises for me; everything lives, everything is animated, everything seems to speak to me of my passion, everything invites me to cherish it
Ninon Lenclos
#Happiness

The more sins you confess, the more books you will sell.
Ninon Lenclos
#Books And Reading #American Proverbs

The resistance of a woman to a mans advances is not always a sign of virtue. Sometimes its just a sign of experience.
Ninon Lenclos
#Virtue