A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule. A woman's influence ought to be entirely concealed.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on...
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to...
Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world,...
Power is the capacity to distort information
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
Most people of action are inclined to fatalism and most of thought believe in providence.
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured,...