68 Total Quotes

Vauvenargues Marquis Quotes

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Patience is the art of hoping.
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#French Novelist #Art

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You are not born for fame if you don't know the value of time.
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#Time And Time Management #Fame

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The things we know best are the things we haven't been taught.
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#Knowledge

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Action makes more fortune than caution
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#Action

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Necessity delivers us from the embarrassment of choice
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#Choice

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The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.
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#Opportunity #Achievement

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We discover in others what others hide from us, and we recognize in others what we hide from ourselves.
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#Discovery

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Generosity gives assistance, rather than advice.
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#Advice

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We are so presumptuous that we think we can separate our personal interest from that of humanity, and slander mankind without compromising ourselves
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#Humanity

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If people did not compliment one another there would be little society.
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#People #Compliments

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Great thoughts come from the heart.
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#French Novelist #Heart

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Lazy people are always wanting to do something
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#People

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Happiness lies neither in vice nor in virtue; but in the manner we appreciate the one and the other, and the choice we make pursuant to our individual organization.
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#Happiness #Lies And Lying

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To possess taste, one must have some soul.
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#Taste

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The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success.
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#Risk #Aspirations

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Clarity is the counterbalance of profound thoughts.
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#Thoughts And Thinking #Clarity

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Habit is everything, even in love.
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#Love

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When thought is too weak to be simply expressed, it's clear proof that it should be rejected
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#Proof

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Wicked people are always surprised to find ability in those that are good.
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#People #Ability

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There is nothing that fear or hope does not make men believe.
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#Fear

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The shortness of life cannot dissuade us from its pleasures, nor console us for its pains
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#Life