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Luc de Clapiers – 10 Quotes

 

10 Quotes by Luc de Clapiers

 

Patience is the art of hoping.

– Luc de Clapiers


The art of pleasing is the art of deception.

– Luc de Clapiers


The things we know best are the things we haven’t been taught.

– Luc de Clapiers


Our failings sometimes bind us to one another as closely as could virtue itself.

– Luc de Clapiers


There is nothing that fear and hope does not permit men to do.

– Luc de Clapiers


The law cannot equalize mankind in spite of nature.

– Luc de Clapiers


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

– Luc de Clapiers


You must rouse into people’s consciousness their own prudence and strength, if you want to raise their character.

– Luc de Clapiers


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

– Luc de Clapiers


Vice stirs up war, virtue fights.

– Luc de Clapiers