Jean de la Bruyere Quotes on love

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

One seeks to make the loved one entirely happy, or, if that cannot be, entirely wretched... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

We can recognize the dawn and the decline of love by the uneasiness we feel when alone together... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

Time makes friendship stronger, but love weaker... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

To be among people one loves, that's sufficient.. view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere

Love and friendship exclude each other... view

By: Jean de la Bruyere