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The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all events, the least musical race on Earth.
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#French Writer #Events

The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his art that he will work at it come hell or high water.
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#French Writer #Art

Only great minds can afford a simple style.
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#French Writer

This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure for boredom.
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#French Writer #Age And Aging

Beauty is the promise of happiness.
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#Beauty

Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
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#French Writer

All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
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#French Writer #Cleverness

Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
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#Pleasure #French Writer

A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
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#Birth

To describe happiness is to diminish it.
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#Happiness

Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
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#Emotions

One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
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#Character

The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
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#Advice

Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
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#Friends Or Friendship #French Writer #Quote of the Day

To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something to respect and something to pity in his face.
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#Love #French Writer

In love, unlike most other passions, the recollection of what you have had and lost is always better than what you can hope for in the future.
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#Love #Sad Love #Break Up #Love Ended

People happy in love have an air of intensity
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#Love

True love makes the thought of death frequent, easy, without terrors; it merely becomes the standard of comparison, the price one would pay for many things.
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#Cute Love #Sweet Love