Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused...
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
The habits of life form the soul, and the soul forms the countenance.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the...
Our most bitter enemies are our own kith and kin. Kings have no brothers, no...
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Power is the capacity to distort information
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get...
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect..
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on...
When a woman wants to betray her husband, her actions are almost invariably studied but...
Betrayal is about learning not to idealize external sources
Anyone who hasnt experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all