Chamfort

"If you must love your neighbor as yourself, it is at least as fair to love yourself as your neighbor."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Philosophy, like medicine, has plenty of drugs, few good remedies, and hardly any specific cures."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 2.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures, but only a small test of great ones."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 2.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Society is composed of two great classes - those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Living is a sickness to which sleep provides relief every sixteen hours. It's a palliative. The remedy is death."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conviction is the conscience of intellect."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I have three kinds of friends: those who love me, those who pay no attention to me, and those who detest me."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most wasted day of all is that during which we have not laughed."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The only thing that stops God sending a second Flood is that the first one was useless."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)