"Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Jean de La Fontaine on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Jean de La Fontaine on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Jean de La Fontaine on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Jean de La Fontaine on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Jean de La Fontaine on Mahatma Gandhi
"By the work one knows the workman."
"It is impossible to please all the world and one's father."
"Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go."
"Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them."
"Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire."