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La Rochefoucauld

Fran?ois , Duc de La Rochefoucauld. 1613--80, French writer. His best-known work is R?flexions ou sentences et maximes morales (1665), a collection of epigrammatic and cynical observations on human nature
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In 1616, the comte de La Rochefoucauld gave up a coveted ambassadorial mission to Spain to dance in a ballet with the king, while his wife danced in the 1615 ballet beside the king's sister.
Desde esta perspectiva, la historia tradicional revela su caracter incurablemente romantico (43), mientras que el realismo de Tolstoi recuerda la penetracion de La Rochefoucauld cuando escribe: "Aunque los hombres se jactan de sus acciones, usualmente estas no son efectos de un gran designio, sino efectos de la casualidad" (44).
I called at the Chateau de la Rochefoucauld overlooking the River Tardoire.
Se le ocurren mientras escribe y en general son afluentes, no cauce matriz como es, por ejemplo, el caso de La Rochefoucauld.
The Frenchman, Francois de la Rochefoucauld, touring through England in 1784, was amazed by the affections the English had for their animals, which frequently surpassed the affections they felt for their families and children.
Together with Mme de Sevigne, Sainte-Beuve offers as great figures in this tradition Mme de La Fayette and the Duke de La Rochefoucauld, whom he hardly differentiates, so much is their shared milieu the object of his interest.
La fecha fue la noche del catorce de julio de 1789, en Paris, cuando Luis XVI se entero por el duque de La Rochefoucauld Liancourt de la toma de la Bastilla, la liberacion de algunos presos y la defeccion de las tropas reales ante un ataque del pueblo.
Llega a MONTMIRAIL, el viejo castillo de La Rochefoucauld cuyas Maximas estan en la biblioteca del escritor.
I'll defer to the 17th-century French writer Francois de La Rochefoucauld, who said, "It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but few have seen it.
THE MAXIMS OF THE DUC DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD 31 (Constantine Fitt Gibbon trans.
Adams opens and concludes his account with a dinner party at Jefferson's home in the rue de Berri on September 17, 1789, where, in the midst of the developing French Revolution, Jefferson bids farewell to his friends, the Marquis de Condorcet, Gouverneur Morris, the Marquis de Lafayette, and the Duke de la Rochefoucauld.
supermarkets and their growing foreign ownership, forget not these words of Francois de La Rochefoucauld, the 17th-century writer of epigrams: "You are never so easily fooled as when you are trying to fool someone else.