Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lover swooning under his lady's window.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
Genius is intensity
Love or hatred must constantly increase between two persons who are always together; every moment...
Courage is the fire that burns in the cold,dark room of fear and doubt that...
A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the...
Love passes quickly, and passes like a street Arab, anxious to mark his way with...
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
There is something great and terrible about suicide.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
A woman knows the face of the man she loves like a sailor knows the...
The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.
The more one judges, the less one loves.
Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love...
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
Finance, like time, devours its own children.
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect...
The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great...