Best Quotes by Jean de La Fontaine (Top 10)

  1. A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
  2. Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
  3. Everyone calls himself a friend, but only a fool relies on it; nothing is commoner than the name, nothing rarer than the thing.
  4. Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
  5. Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
  6. Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.
  7. Everyone believes very easily whatever he fears or desires.
  8. Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
  9. Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
  10. Nothing weighs more than a secret.

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