A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the last to awake in the morning.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves like a sailor knows the...
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that...
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured,...
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.
The habits of life form the soul, and the soul forms the countenance.
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their...
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of...
If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
The secret of power is the knowledge that others are more cowardly than you are
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
An actress must never lose her ego - without it she has no talent.