Louise Colet, born Louise Revoil

Louise
Colet, born Louise Revoil
1810
1876

French Poet

Author Quotes

When greatness descends from its lofty pedestal, it assumes human dimensions.

Untimely conduct is the discord of manners.

The happiest woman sees not gladness alone reflected from her mirror; its surface will inevitably be sometimes dimmed with sighs.

Flirtation and coquetry are so nearly allied as to be identical; both are the art of successful and pleasing deception.

Alas! How enthusiasm decreases, as our experience increases!

Before we love with our heart, we already love with our imagination.

Doubt the man who swears to his devotion.

The laws of decency enforce themselves.

Author Picture
First Name
Louise
Last Name
Colet, born Louise Revoil
Birth Date
1810
Death Date
1876
Bio

French Poet