Francois de La Rochefoucauld Quotes on hope

In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors... view

By: Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears... view

By: Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We promise in proportion to our hopes, and we deliver in proportion to our fears... view

By: Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors... view

By: Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Hope, deceiving as it is, serves at least to lead us to the end of our lives by an agreeable route... view

By: Francois de La Rochefoucauld