6 edition of Cardinal De LA Rochefoucauld found in the catalog.
Cardinal De LA Rochefoucauld
by Yale Univ Pr
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||316|
FRANÇOIS DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD, Maxims. 4 likes. like. Tags: love. No people are more often wrong than those who will not allow themselves to be wrong. FRANÇOIS DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD, Reflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims. 4 likes. like. If we had no faults ourselves, we should not take such pleasure in observing those of others. Nonfiction > François, duc de La Rochefoucauld > Moral Maxims and Reflections Self-Love is an Abyss, too deep ever to be sounded, and too dark ever to be seen through; there it sits undiscovered, even from the nicest, and most penetrating Eye, .
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Cardinal De Retz thus paints him:— "In M. de la Rochefoucauld there was ever an indescribable something.
From his infancy he always wanted to be mixed up with plots, at a time when he could not understand even the smallest interests (which has indeed never been his weak point,) or comprehend greater ones, which in another sense has never been.
"This book is a study of the career and activities of a neglected but important figure in the French Counter-Reformation Church. François de La Rochefoucauld () -- great uncle to the more famous author of the same name -- was successively Bishop of Clermont, cardinal, diplomat in Rome, Bishop of Senlis, Grand Almoner of France, President of the King's Council and.
Francois duc de La Rochefoucauld was born in Paris in Descended from a distinguished and titled Poitou family, he inherited the title Cardinal De LA Rochefoucauld book Duke when his father died in After serving in the army, where he participated in the battles of the Fronde, La Rochefoucauld took a prominent part in court life and politics during the reigns of 5/5(1).
After abandoning politics when he was about forty, François, duc de La Rochefoucauld () began to write down his maxims, which were first published in book form in Poetic, ironic, and frequently humorous, his wise observations can also be blunt and brutally candid: Everyone blames his memory, no one his by: 1.
L'œuvre couvre les annéesde l'entrée de l'auteur à la cour - il a seize ans - à la fin de la Fronde. Chevalier servant de la Reine, il s'aliène Richelieu, et il ne sera pas moins en butte à Mazarin, qu'il attaque dans un violent et brillant pamphlet, l'Apologie de M.
le prince de Marcillac/5(3). Cardinal De LA Rochefoucauld: Leadership and Reform in the French Church by Bergin, Joseph and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About La Rochefoucauld. La Rochefoucauld () was a French classical author who was one of the most active rebels of the Fronde before becoming the leading proponent of the maxime, a French literary form of epigram that expresses severe or contradictory facts with More about La Rochefoucauld.
La Rochefoucauld fought on many campaigns for the King Louis XIII and King Louis XIV and was seriously wounded at Mardyke in He became friends with Madame de Chevreuse and through her met the queen, Anne of Austria. La Rochefoucauld and Chevreuse were caught conspiring against Louis XIII’s minister Cardinal Richelieu.
François VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac (French: [fʁɑswa d(ə) la ʁɔʃfuko]; 15 September 17 March ) was a noted French author of maxims and memoirs. It is said that his world-view was clear-eyed and urbane, and that he neither condemned human conduct nor sentimentally celebrated it/5.
Get this from a library. Cardinal de la Rochefoucauld leadership and reform in the french Church. [Joseph Bergin]. For the French Catholic Cardinal, see François de La Rochefoucauld (Cardinal) François VI, duc de La Rochefoucauld, le Prince de Marcillac (Septem - Ma ), was a noted French author of maxims and memoirs, as well as an.
Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz, was a pompous and annoying hypocrite who was extremely successful in some aspects of his life. Retz once received eight votes for election to the Papacy. Yet La Rochefoucauld both saw through him and came to understand why so many others did not pierce the veil of the cardinal's reputation.5/5(5).
Cardinal Richelieu. Francois de La Rochefoucauld. Follow Unfollow. Born: Septem ; Died: Ma ; Occupation: Author; Cite this Page: Citation; Quotes. 2 Followers. Get Social with AzQuotes.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes. Improve yourself, find your inspiration. Somewhat earlier, La Rochefoucauld had taken his place in the salon of Madeleine de Souvré, marquise de Sablé, a member of the Marquise de Rambouillet côterie, and the founder of a kind of successor to it, whose special literary work was the writing of Sentences and Maximes.
Inthe Dutch firm House of Elzevir surreptitiously published what purported to be his. La Rochefoucauld was more vulnerable than most of his contemporaries, because throughout his life he seems to have been susceptible to feminine charm. In the duchesse de Chevreuse had lured him into intrigues against Cardinal Richelieu, the chief minister of Louis XIII, an adventure that only procured for La Rochefoucauld a humiliating interview with Richelieu, eight.
Page - Rochefoucauld died: of it all M. de Marsillac is in a state of affliction that cannot be described; and yet, my daughter, he will return to the king and Court; all the family will return to their place in the world, but where will Mme.
de La Fayette find another such friend, such society, such gentleness, pleasantness, confidence, and consideration for her and for her son. Portrait du duc de La Rochefoucauld, fait par lui-même, imprimé en xix.
Portrait du duc de La Rochefoucauld, par le cardinal de Retz. Robert de La Rochefoucauld, (Count Robert Jean-Marie de La Rochefoucauld), French Resistance leader and saboteur (born Sept. 16,Paris, France—died May 8,Ouzouer-sur-Trézée, Loiret, France), fought on behalf of the Resistance in France during World War II as an agent of Britain’s Special Operations Executive (SOE).
He was born into the French. LA ROCHEFOUCAULD Memoirs Francois, Duc de la Rochefoucauld, was born in Paris on Septem Sprung from one of the noblest families of France, handsome, winning, and brave to recklessness, he intrigued and fought against Richelieu and Mazarin, and was one of the leaders in the civil war of La : Zhingoora Books.
"Étude de M. Willems sur la 1re édition des Maximes de La Rochefoucauld, imprimée par les Elzevier, en ": Appendice du t.
1, p. Notice biographique. Portrait du duc de La Rochefoucauld fait par lui-même. () Portrait du cardinal de Retz par La Rochefoucauld. () Réflexions ou Sentences et maximes morales. Réflexions Pages:.
La Rochefoucauld, Maxims, translated, with an introduction, by Leonard Tancock.(New York and London: Penguin Books, ) The editor also includes the brief self-portrait of La Rochefoucauld, and another verbal portrait by Cardinal de Retz. Tancock's is still the best complete translation in English.LA ROCHEFOUCAULD An ancient French aristocratic family, originating in the town of La Rochefoucauld (Charente), well known since the 12th century and presently divided into three branches: the main branch of the La Rochefoucaulds and the families of the Ducs of Estisse and De Doudeauville.
Source for information on la Rochefoucauld: New Catholic Encyclopedia .Author Bergin, Joseph. Title Cardinal De La Rochefoucauld: Leadership and Reform in the French Church. Binding Hardcover.
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