Kata Bijak Francois de La Rochefoucauld
If we resist our passions it is more due to their weakness than our strength.
A work can become modern only if it is first postmodern. Postmodernism thus understood is not modernism at its end but in the nascent state and this state is constant.
Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness for their reputation.
The generality of virtuous women are like hidden treasures they are safe only because nobody has sought after them.
You can find women who have never had an affair but it is hard to find a woman who has had just one.
There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.
I have prayed to God that he give me the strength to survive each day and to face those times in my life that will be extremely painful. I have put my total faith in God and he will take care of me.
I saw him... at peace in my armchair. I remember wishing he could stay in peace like that forever. I had a feeling of easing his burden with my strength.
The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it.
Strength lies not in defence but in attack.
The strength of a nation especially of a republican nation is in the intelligent and well ordered homes of the people.
During the Cold War we were interested because we were scared that Russia and the United States were going to go to war. We were scared that Russia was going to take over the world. Every country became a battleground.