Cervantes Quotations


Every man is as God made him, ay, and often worse.

It is one thing to praise discipline, and another to submit to it.

It's the nature of women not to love when we love them, and to love when we love them not.

Love and War are the same thing, and stratagems and policy are as allowable in the one as in the other.

The lance has never blunted the pen, nor the pen the lance.

There's not the least thing can be said or done, but people will talk and find fault.

What is bought is cheaper than a gift.

Woman's advice has little value, but he who won't take it is a fool.