Quotes by French Proverb

Get quotes of the day


A good meal ought to begin with hunger.

Appetite comes with eating; the more one has, the more one would have.
A father is a banker provided by nature.
Fashion is a tyrant from which there is no deliverance; all must conform to its whimsical.
Few people rise to our esteem upon closer scrutiny.
I know by my own pot how the others boil.
Nothing is more elegant than ready money!
A surgeon should be young a physician old.
Who loves well, chastises well.
Those who shine in the second rank, are eclipsed by the first.
Save a thief from the gallows and he will cut your throat.
What makes us discontented with our condition is the absurdly exaggerated idea we have of the happiness of others.
A good swordsman is not given to quarrel.
None are more haughty than a common place person raised to power.
It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.
Work relieves us from three great evils, boredom, vice, and want.
Youth lives on hope, old age on memories.
If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.

Get Quotes of the Day

Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.