Nicolas Valentin de Latena

Nicolas Valentin de
Latena
1790
1881

Swiss Theologian and Magistrate

Author Quotes

A jest that makes a virtuous woman only smile often frightens away a prude; but when real danger forces the former to flee, the latter advances.

Admiration is natural; and it has been said there are many lovable women, but no perfect ones.

To a woman of delicate feeling the most persuasive declaration of love consists in the embarrassment of the lover.

One may be better than his reputation, but never better than his principles.

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First Name
Nicolas Valentin de
Last Name
Latena
Birth Date
1790
Death Date
1881
Bio

Swiss Theologian and Magistrate