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SENTENCES AND MAXIMS
DUC DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD.
NEWLY TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH.
WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES.
TO WHICH ARE ADDED
MORAL SENTENCES AND MAXIMS OF STANISLAUS,
KING OF POLAND.
“As Rochefoucauld his maxims drew
De, SWIFT. “ Among the books in ancient and modern times which record the conclusions of observing men on the moral qualities of their fellows, a high place should be reserved for the Maxims of Rochefoucauld.”