Madeleine de Scudery Quotes | Quotes by Madeleine de Scudery

1Men should keep their eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.

2A jealous man always finds more than he is looking for.

3Love makes life's sweetest pleasures and worst misfortunes.

4Love makes the greatest pleasures and most sensitive misfortunes of life.

5It is more important to have self-respect than to gain respect from others.

6The only rose without thorns is friendship.

7Love is a capricious creature which desires everything and can be contented with almost nothing.

8Love makes mutes of those who habitually speak most fluently.

9The virtue which has never been attacked by temptation is deserving of no monument.