Alphonse Karr was a novelist, critic, and journalist from France.
Best Alphonse Karr Quotes
Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided. ~ Alphonse Karr.
The more the change, the more it is the same thing. ~ Alphonse Karr.
A woman who writes commits two sins; she increases the number of books, and decreases the number of women. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Many people think that virtue consists of severity towards others. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Display is like shallow water, where you can see the muddy bottom. ~ Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr.
The more things change, the more they are the same. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr.
It changes superficially; but, underneath, its essence is always the same. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Avoid all haste; calmness is an essential ingredient of politeness. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Famous Alphonse Karr Quotes
Uncertainty is the worst of all evils until the moment when reality makes us regret uncertainty. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Flowing water is at once a picture and a music, which causes to flow at the same time from my brain, like a limpid and murmuring rivulet, sweet thoughts, charming reveries, and melancholy remembrances. ~ Alphonse Karr.
If women only knew the extent of their power! ~ Alphonse Karr.
One expresses well only the love he does not feel. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Though we have two eyes, we are supplied with but one tongue. Draw your own moral. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Botany is the art of insulting flowers in Greek and Latin. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Inspirational Alphonse Karr Quotes
Almost every one flatters himself that he and his are exceptionable. ~ Alphonse Karr.
All people have three characters, that which they exhibit, that which they have, and that which they think they have. ~ Alphonse Karr.
If we are to abolish the death penalty, I should like to see the first step taken by our friends the murderers. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else. ~ Alphonse Karr.
We can invent only with memory. ~ Alphonse Karr.
I gather from a lawyer that there was a rehearsal yesterday. We haven’t a hope. I know the presiding judge too: I’ve had the misfortune to sleep with his wife. He was specially picked. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end. ~ Alphonse Karr.
A widow is like a frigate of which the first captain has been shipwrecked. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Women’s glances express what they dare not speak. ~ Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr.
Beautiful Alphonse Karr Quotes
If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more audacious. ~ Alphonse Karr.
I am thankful that thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Friendship between two women is always a plot against another one. ~ Alphonse Karr.
If there is a fruit that can be eaten raw, it is beauty. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Let us try to see things from their better side: You complain about seeing thorny rose bushes; Me, I rejoice and give thanks to the gods That thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr.
Dress is the great business of all women, and the fixed idea of some. ~ Alphonse Karr.
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