A letter is a soul, so faithful an echo of the speaking voice that to the sensitive it is among the richest treasures of love.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares....
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after...
A woman who has made fun of her husband can love him no more
A city (Paris) where great ideas perish, done to death by a witticism.
The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.
Economized love is never real love
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to...
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender,...
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
To those who have exhausted politics, nothing remains but abstract thought.
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment; the one being essentially restricted, like...
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world,...