Francois, duc de La Rochefoucauld: Love

“There is no disguise that can for long conceal love where it exists or simulate it where it does not.”

-Francois, duc de La Rochefoucauld, aphorist (1613-1680).

François VI de la Rochefoucauld

François VI de la Rochefoucauld (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Francois De La Rochefoucauld: Pride or ignorance

François VI de la Rochefoucauld

François VI de la Rochefoucauld (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“It is more often from pride than from ignorance that we are so obstinately opposed to current opinions; we find the first places taken, and we do not want to be the last.” -Francois De La Rochefoucauld, moralist (1613-1680)

Francois De La Rochefoucauld: Neither last nor first

It is more often from pride than from ignorance that we are so obstinately opposed to current opinions; we find the first places taken, and we do not want to be the last. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld, moralist (1613-1680)