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

Luc de Clapiers Strength Quote

Vice stirs up war virtue fights.

Luc de Clapiers War Quote

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

Luc de Clapiers Fear Quote

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

Luc de Clapiers Best Quote

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

Luc de Clapiers Success Quote

The law cannot equalize mankind in spite of nature.

Luc de Clapiers Nature Quote

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

Luc de Clapiers Failure Quote

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

Luc de Clapiers Society Quote

Patience is the art of hoping.

The art of pleasing is the art of deception.

Luc de Clapiers Art Quotes