Giacomo Casanova Quotes

Giacomo Casanova Quotes: The man who forgets does not forgive, he only loses the remembrance; forgiveness is the offspring of a noble heart, of a generous mind, whilst forgetfulness is only the result of a weak memory, or of an easy carelessness.
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Giacomo Casanova Quote: The history of my life must begin by the earliest circumstance which my memory can evoke it will therefore commence when I had attained the age of eight years and four months.
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Quotes about Giacomo Casanova: I have had friends who have acted kindly towards me, and it has been my good fortune to have it in my power to give them substantial proofs of my gratitude.
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Quote about Giacomo Casanova: Worthy or not, my life is my subject, and my subject is my life.
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Giacomo Casanova Sayings: I have felt in my very blood, ever since I was born, a most unconquerable hatred towards the whole tribe of fools, and it arises from the fact that I feel myself a blockhead whenever I am in their company.
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Giacomo Casanova Saying: Since, though I do not repent my amorous exploits, I am far from wanting my example to contribute to the corruption of the fair sex, which deserves our homage for so many reasons, I hope that my observations will foster prudence in fathers and mothers and thus at least deserve their esteem.
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Sayings about Giacomo Casanova: Should I perchance still feel after my death, I would no longer have any doubt, but I would most certainly give the lie to anyone asserting before me that I was dead.
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Saying about Giacomo Casanova: Real love is the love that sometimes arises after sensual pleasure: if it does, it is immortal; the other kind inevitably goes stale, for it lies in mere fantasy.
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Giacomo Casanova Quotes: From that moment our love became sad, and sadness is a disease which gives the death-blow to affection.
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Giacomo Casanova Quote: I saw that everything famous and beautiful in the world, if we judge by the descriptions and drawings of writers and artists, always loses when we go to see it and examine it closely.
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Quotes about Giacomo Casanova: I leave to others the decision as to the good or evil tendencies of my character, but such as it is it shines upon my countenance, and there it can easily be detected by any physiognomist.
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Quote about Giacomo Casanova: The mind of a human being is formed only of comparisons made in order to examine analogies, and therefore cannot precede the existence of memory.
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Giacomo Casanova Sayings: [W]e avenge intelligence when we deceive a fool, and the victory is worth the trouble[.
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Giacomo Casanova Saying: By recollecting the pleasures I have had formerly, I renew them, I enjoy them a second time, while I laugh at the remembrance of troubles now past, and which I no longer feel.
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