"It is impossible to please all the world and one's father."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Jean de La Fontaine on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Jean de La Fontaine on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Jean de La Fontaine on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Jean de La Fontaine on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Jean de La Fontaine on Friedrich Nietzsche
"By the work one knows the workman."
"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."
"The strongest passion is fear."