Marie-Henri Beyle (French: [bɛl]; 23 January 1783 – 23 March 1842), better known by his pen name Stendhal (UK: , US: ; French: [stɛ̃dal, stɑ̃dal]), was a 19th-century French writer. Best known for the novels Le Rouge et le Noir (The Red and the Black, 1830) and La Chartreuse de...
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears.
People happy in love have an air of intensity.
Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.
If you don't love me, it does not matter, anyway I can love for both of us.