Some people grumble because roses have thorns; I am thankful that the thorns have roses.
If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more daring.
Everyone has three characters, that which they exhibit, that which they have, and that which they think they have.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Every man has three characters -- that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
We can invent only with memory.
The more things change, the more they are the same.
If we are to abolish the death penalty, I should like to see the first step taken by my friends the murderers.
If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more audacious.
Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.
Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.
I gather from a lawyer that there was a rehearsal yesterday.
We haven't a hope. I know the presiding judge too: I've had the misfortune to sleep with his wife. He was specially picked.
Many people think that virtue consists of severity towards others.
Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions;
it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.