Ninon de L'Enclos Quotes

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Born: November 10, 1620, Paris, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, France, October 17, 1705

1.
A man is given the choice between loving women and understanding them.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

2.
It is strange that modesty is the rule for women when what they most value in men is boldness.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

3.
Love never dies of starvation, but often of indigestion.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

4.
That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

5.
The ideal has many names, and beauty is but one of them.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

6.
The joy of the mind is the measure of its strength.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

7.
The resistance of a woman is not always a proof of her virtue, but more frequently of her experience.
- Ninon de L'Enclos

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