A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fears.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Economized love is never real love
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
The more one judges, the less one loves.
Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other...
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
When a woman wants to betray her husband, her actions are almost invariably studied but...
A jealous husband doesnt doubt his wife, but himself.
It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary...
What is art? Nature concentrated.
To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect..
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but...
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
It is not enough to be an upright man, we must be seen to be...
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of...
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the...
Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect...