Economized love is never real love
Quote by Honore De Balzac
A man is a poor creature compared to a woman.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.
Power is the capacity to distort information
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love...
Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other...
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares....
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which...
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her...
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
They ended as all great passions do end-----by a misunderstanding...
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get...