Idea about women.
--A French book recently published at Brussels
contains, among other interesting matters, a collection of aphorisms about women, taken from the writings of various authors.
We copy a few of them:
Chamfort.--In the choice of a lover, we man considers more how he appears in the eyes of other women than in her own. Love is more pleasing than matrimony, just as romance is more pleasing than history.
Bonqueart.--If we speak ill of the sex generally, they will rise against us; if we do the same of any individual woman, they will agree with us.
.--Most of their faults women own to us whilst we are indebted to them for most of our better qualities.
.--Most of women are endowed with such naturally endearing charma that even their very presence is generally beneficial.
Madame De Stael
.--Love in a woman's life is a history; in a man's an episode.
Catalina.--Only he who has nothing, to hold from a woman, is truly sincere in praise.
.--There exists among secret tie, like that among priests, same faith.
They hate each other, yets.--On test each other's interests.
Sethi.--No woman, even the most , believes herself decidedly hon. The self deception is natural, for the some most charming women without article of beauty.
has so ordered it that only two women have a true Interest in the happiness of a man — his owns mother and the mother of his children.
Besides these two legitimate kinds of love, is there is nothing between the two creatures except painful and idle delusion.
Alphouse Cart.--Say of a woman that she is winched, obstinate, frivolous, but add that she is beautiful, and be assured that she will even think kindly of you. Say that she is good, kind, virtuous, sensible, but very homely, and she will never forget you in her life.
Madame De Maintenon
.--In everything that women write there will be thousands of faults against grammar, but also to a certainty always a charm never to be found in the letters of men.
Duclos — Great and rare heart offerings are found almost exclusively among women; nearly almost all the happiness and most blessed moments in love are of their creation, and so also friendship, especially when it follows love.
J. J. Rossean
.--Men can better philcanphize on the human heart, but woman can read it better.