Henri-Frédéric Amiel Quote
“Women wish to be loved without a why or a wherefore; not because they are pretty, or good, or well-bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.”
Amiel's Journal: The Journal Intime of Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1885 edition)
Amiel's Journal (Macmillan and Company, 1893), p. 114
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHenri-Frédéric Amiel
Born: September 27, 1821
Died: 1881 (aged 59)
Bio: Henri Frédéric Amiel was a Swiss philosopher, poet and critic.